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The London International Documentary Festival is BAFTA recognised festival and a qualifying film festival for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Recipients of the festival’s prize in the Documentary Short Subject category (a film of 40min or less) will qualify for consideration at the Annual Academy Awards® (OSCAR®) without the standard theatrical run, provided the film otherwise complies with the Academy rules.

Film details

English title (required)

Original title

Running time (minutes) (required)

Country of Origin (required)

Original Language (required)

Date Completed (dd/mm/yyyy) (required)

Production Company

Production Budget (required)

Producer (required)

Director (required)

Cinematographer (required)



Webiste (

Please provide a 30-50 word summary of the film (required)

Is this your first film (required)

If selected, what type of premiere will the screening of your film be? (required)

Please list any other festivals in which this film has appeared or will appear

Technical details

Post production stage (required)

Are you submitting by the LIDF dropbox? (required)

If you are submitting via Vimeo, Daily Motion or any other site please provide details here

Format for public screening purposes (required)

Projection ratio (required)

Entrant information

Your Name (required)

Your Email (required)

Telephone (required)



Are you a registered student?(required)

Address line 1 (required)

Address line 2

Address line 3

Town/City (required)


Postcode (required)

Country (required)

Other details

SPECIAL VOUCHER CODE (if you have one)

If selected I would like to submit my film for entry in the LIDF Touring Programme (required)

If selected I would like to submit my film for inclusion in the LIDF Educational Resources Catalogue (required)

Where did you hear about LIDF?


Please tick the box below to confirm you have read and accepted the official regulations of the London International Documentary Festival

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