Short Film Competition 2021

The Performance Short Film Competition is back.

Now in its fourth year, this exciting and creative competition is bigger and better than ever – with a new category for student filmmakers and £750 of prize money to be won in all seven categories.

ENTER. WIN. THE END.

At Performance Media, we’ve played a supporting role in the film industry for over 20 years – and we’re proud to help create new opportunities for filmmakers like you.

Since we first launched this competition in 2018, we’ve helped fund the creation of 12 short films. Now we’re making this year’s contest better than ever, with the introduction of a new category just for students.

WATCH OUR PROMO VIDEO

The categories

This year we have 7 categories and are excited to bring you our new Student film category.
Don’t forget your film must have been completed after 1st June 2018 and it must have a maximum running time of 30 minutes.

Find out more

COMPETITION NOW CLOSED

The competition is now closed.

We will now start the judging process, keep your eyes peeled for the short list.

The next update will be 7th October 2021