Film Showcasing Terms and Conditions

To be considered as a short film, your movie must be below 1 minute

What you need to do:

Tell a story in a minute, with friends or alone.

All styles from documentary to animation welcome.

Please apply with your film in one of the two categories:

1) Original: tell us an original story.

2) Sweded: recreate a classic movie or scene from a film.

With your application, please provide artwork or a frame

How you need to do it:

Adhere to all COVID and social distancing rules.

If using a mobile device, please film on landscape setting only.

Submit via our online form via the XpoNorth website:

You can submit one entry per category.

By submitting your film to XpoNorth you confirm that you have full authorisation to grant XpoNorth permission to screen the film.

If you are selected to the film program, you agree to allow XpoNorth the right to use images you submitted and links to your online profiles to promote your film. This information will also be used on our website and printed festival programme.

All submissions are shared with a panel of industry professionals to establish the final list of films selected to be screened. By completing this application you are granting XpoNorth permission to share the links to your online profiles with our selection panel to establish the final list of films invited to screen.

Please ensure that the links you submit are working and all information is correct at the time of making the application.

If for any reason you are unable to provide links to your material, please email

The application process will close at midnight on Friday 30th October 2020. Please note, we are unable to consider applications made after the submission window closes.

If you are experiencing any issues with this process or would like to discuss any aspects of these terms and conditions, please email

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