2024 WCFF Submissions are officially open

Our festival, based in the UK, seeks works made by filmmakers from Caribbean backgrounds and/or that celebrate and explore Caribbean themes, and themes of interest and relevance to people from the Caribbean Diaspora.

The Windrush Caribbean Film Festival (WCFF) aims to engage and educate audiences in cinemas and art venues across the UK about the contributions of the Windrush generation and its impact on the country through screenings, talkbacks and micro-cinema challenge that will take place in cinemas, schools and community centres across the country.

Submission Rules and Terms

 

Marketing Materials

  • Please have your marketing materials ready. We do a significant amount of marketing for the festival and without proper imagery it is difficult to promote films.
  • Please provide a HIGH RES POSTER image for your film (at least 800x1200px minimum 150dpi).
  • Include 2 STILL SHOTS from your film
  • Include 2 PRODUCTION STILLS.
  • Please have your Electronic Press Kit (EPK) ready for submission in the form.
  • Films in foreign languages must be subtitled in English.

 

Costs and Charges

Opening Date: June 1, 2023

Early Bird: June 1 – June 30, 2023

£22

Summer: July 1 – August 31, 2023

£35

Regular: September 1 – October 31, 2023

£48

Late Deadline: November 1 – December 31, 2023
£75
Notification Date: January 31, 2024
Please Note: 25% discount available via Film Freeway Gold Members when submitting through FilmFreeway
The participant must pay print shipping costs to London. The festival will pay the cost of shipping exhibition prints back to the participant. Please do not send preview or screening copies by courier, as these may incur customs and duties charges. Windrush Caribbean Film Festival will not cover these charges, and will refuse the package.

How to Submit:

Step 1

Fill out the form

Step 2

Make the Payment

 

OR

NOTE: Please add Submitters Full Name, Director’s Name, Film Title in “What’s this payment for” message box.

Early Bird: May 7 – June 6, 2023

£22

Summer: June 7 – Sept 30, 2023

£35

Regular: Oct 1 – December 31, 2023

£48

Late Deadline: Jan 1 – Feb 28, 2024
£75

Thank you to our Funders, Supporters and Partners

Thank you to our Funders, Supporters and Partners

Windrush Caribbean Film Festival
Windrush Caribbean Film Festival
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Windrush Caribbean Film Festival
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