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Raindance Film Festival

Opening Date: 
July 01, 2021
Earlybird Deadline: 
April 11, 2022
Regular Deadline: 
May 09, 2022
Late Deadline: 
June 01, 2022
Extended Deadline: 
June 13, 2022
Notification Date: 
September 15, 2022
Event Date: 
October 26, 2022 to November 05, 2022
Awards & Prizes: 

Raindance Jury Awards:
- Best Director
- Best Screenplay
- Best Cinematography
- Best Performance
- Best International Feature
- Best UK Feature
- Best Documentary Feature
- Discovery Award
- Best Short of the Festival
- Best UK Short
- Best Documentary Short
- Best Animation Short
- Best Music Video

Raindance Special Awards:
- Film of the Festival decided by audience
- Spirit of the Festival

Raindance Immersive Stories Awards:
- Best Immersive Game
- Best Interactive NarrativeExperience
- Best Cinematic Experience
- Best Animated Experience
- Best Documentary Experience
- Outstanding Achievement in Art
- Outstanding Achievement in Audio
- British Award: Best UK Experience
- Discovery Award: Best Debut Experience
- Grand Jury Prize: Best Immersive Experience of the Festival

Rules & Terms: 

The Raindance will take place in London.

1. Submission Deadlines
Submissions will be accepted.

2. Submission Format
Films must be submitted via online screener ONLY. We do not accept subsequent cuts or more complete versions of submitted films, therefore changing or updating the originally submitted link is not accepted. Only one version of the film will be reviewed by programmers.

3. Submission Eligibility
- All submissions must have been completed.
- Raindance requires at least a UK premiere for any feature film.
- There is no premiere policy for short films and music videos.
- Work-in-progress and films with distribution are accepted.

4. Premiere Status
- Feature Films must be at least UK Premieres: they must not have been released in the UK on any format, nor screened publicly online.
If, after you submit, the premiere status of your feature film changes rendering it no longer available for at least UK premiere, please let us know immediately and withdraw your film from submissions.
- There is no premiere policy for short films and music videos, they may have screened at other Festivals and/or online.

5. Film Classification
All films screened during the Raindance Film Festival receive a blank 18 certificate from Westminster Council (London). This means we cannot accept anyone underage during any screening of the Festival. Please take this into account when submitting to Raindance.

6. Submission Fee
All submissions for Raindance are to be paid.

 

Our connection
Festival Contact Information: 
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Website: 
http://www.raindance.org/festival
Address: 

Raindance Film Festival
10a Craven Street
London WC2N 5PE
United Kingdom

Submission Address: 
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Social: 
https://www.facebook.com/RaindanceFilmFestLondon

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