Encounters Film Festival

Industry Events  |  18 September 2020 - 11 October 2020

26th edition of Encounters Film Festival 18 September – 11 October 2020. Over 250 intl competition shorts from new & emerging talent, guest films & networking.

This year Encounters are providing an alternative vision of the festival, one that places its complete focus on the films and filmmakers in competition, with the International Competition taking place online.

For over a quarter of a century Encounters Film Festival has welcomed guests from all around the world, connecting filmmakers with the wider industry, our wonderful audiences and, of course, each other.

“The new virtual format of Encounters will continue to provide a platform for new and emerging talent and will deliver the same exceptional programme of international short films, animation, masterclasses, panel discussions as well as the networking opportunities that has historically been one of Encounters main attractions” Encounters’ Festival Director, Rich Warren.

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