This is an open call for submissions – short films about craft and making – from around the world – for the second Makers’ Film Festival.

The Makers’ Film Festival is a short film festival with a focus on craft, makers and making.

We are looking for a diversity of approach in both craft and film-making to illustrate the breadth and wonder of craft practice, skills, makers and materials around the world.

*Fees and terms apply. Read the T&Cs and Spec Sheet.

Deadline for submissions: 30 September 2022.

Read about the MFF21 panel.

$1000 prize for the People’s Choice Award.

The MFF is produced by Maker&Smith. The first compilation of 24 short films screened as part of IOTA21: Indian Ocean Craft Triennial at the WA Maritime Museum with tour screenings at regional WA arts centres in Midland, Exmouth, Dwellingup, interstate at Alice Springs, Adelaide, and Sydney; and internationally in Seoul, Korea. (More dates will be confirmed, however these are subject to flexibility and change due to COVID19 restrictions.) Contact us if you’d like to host a screening.

Submissions now open

Price: $ 55.00

Entry fee is in Australian dollars and includes GST. You will be taken to PayPal to complete your entry.


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