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2015 Shortlisted Films

We’re thrilled to announce that our panel of judges have chosen the following films for each category of our IOMFF2015 International Shorts Competition. All of the films entered this year were of an exceptionally high standard – which explains why it was such a hard job for our Judges to whittle the entries down to just these …

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Last chance to enter your short film

Our 2015 Short Film Competition closes to entries this Friday 3rd July. Enter via our Film Freeway Page here: https://filmfreeway.com/festival/IsleofManFilmFestival Categories include: Fiction Documentary Comedy Animation and “Island Life” – a category specific to IOMFF and open to any filmmakers who have made a short about or inspired by Island living and their people. Previous winners have …

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2015 – here we come!

IOMFF2015 will take place from Wednesday Sept 9th to Sunday September 13th at locations around the Isle of Man. Our team have been working hard to come up with a great schedule, including competitions, screenings, film discussion nights, panel events, industry guests, workshops and more. We will also be working closely again with BBC Film …

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The Oscar Speech…

Well, that’s another IOMFF done and dusted. We ‘wrapped’ on Sunday evening after five days worth of events that went well beyond our expectations; everything from music documentaries to silent cinemas, BAFTA winning Directors to fringe events. A large number of the events were sold out in advance, the rest were all very well attended. And …

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ONE WEEK TO GO!

Blimey… *cough*. So, in 7 days time, our festival kicks off with a super-exciting event: Manx-born internationally successful blues musician Davy Knowles premiering his superb documentary, ‘Island Bound’. To celebrate this, today’s Daily FilmFest Comp is to win a pair of tickets to said event – you have til tomorrow (Thurs) evening to answer the very …

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YOU be the judge!

Today has been notification day for all the extremely talented filmmakers who entered our 2014 Short Film competition. The standard has been exceptional and the judges have had a very hard time making their selections – and we’re not just saying that, honest guv! Those who are fortunate to make the shortlist will get one of …

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