Terms and Conditions

If you wish to take part in SilkFest 2018 then all you have to do is create an original short film, inspired by the theme:


SilkFest is free for viewers, but will charge a small fee for all entries. In order for your film to qualify your film must meet the following conditions:

  • Your film must be made specifically for SilkFest.

  • Entrants must be over the age of 16 and the film must be appropriate for an audience aged 15 and up.

  • Your film must be made in the North West of England, which is defined as Cheshire, Cumbria, Greater Manchester, Lancashire and Merseyside, and this must be able to be evidenced

  • Your film’s first public screening must be for SilkFest

  • Your film must be no longer than 7 minutes (including titles and credits)

  • Your film must be inspired by the SilkFest theme in some way

  • You must pay the entry fee of £10 GBP and submit and upload via our online entry system in the correct format and received NO LATER than 12:00am on Friday 17th August, 2018

Once you have made your film, you should upload the video to YouTube and submit the link through our entry form.