AboutEncounters Short Film and Animation Festival is the longest running competitive short film and animation festival in the UK. Annually the six-day event solicits over 1600 submissions and screens up to 400 films from over 60 different countries.
Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival is Europe’s leading short film festival, set in Bristol’s harbourside and offers a gateway to the likes of the BAFTAS, Oscars and European Film awards.
They will showcase six days of cutting edge programming, celebrating amazing short film and animation talent from all over the world.
Through the organisation of stimulating and unique events, the festival seeks to promote the short form as a means to develop new creative talent. From masterclasses with major organisations to intimate talks with special guests such as actor Andy Serkis, animator Nick Park, and cinematographer Chris Ross who have all been guests at previous editions.
Full programme information, tickets and passes available from the Encounters website.
- Encounters Short Film Festival trailer 2013
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