Raindance Film Festival is seeking projects

Raindance Film Festival is the largest independent film festival in the UK, currently rated top 10 international film festival for filmmakers to consider, according to studiobinder. It is based in the heart of London’s buzzing West End film district.



Raindance Film Festival is officially recognised by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences USA, the British Academy of Film and Television Arts and the British Independent Film Awards. Winners of Best Animation Short/Best Documentary Short/Short of the Festival) categories will qualify for Oscar®, and selected shorts also for BAFTA considerations.

Festival Sections: - World-renowned programme of the best UK and international independent films - Masterclasses with special guests - Raindance Industry Forum – talks and panels - Raindance Immersive strand - Networking events - Emerging filmmakers focus

Each year, Raindance attracts dozens of thousands of visitors including hundreds of industry professionals into London. The 31st Raindance will take place in the Autumn 2023.