FDF 2022 in the Silver Screen

Folkestone Documentary Filmmaking Challenge 2023

Have your film screened before our closing film, and win £1000 worth of film gear and post-production hire for your next film

FDFC is set up to inspire local filmmakers from Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh to connect and make films together. Register NOW, pick-up a camera and make a documentary in 2 months.

FDFC has two categories and two prizes: "Best film" and "Best environmentally conscious film".

Win £1000 worth of hire for film gear and post-production and an opportunity to receive mentoring for your next film. 

Winning films to be screened at Folkestone Documentary Film Festival, 19th to 22nd October 2023.

Films must be made between August and September 2023. Submission deadline is 1st of October. 

Open to anyone making films within Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh. Register your team and read the rules here

For guidance and support, come to a free workshop by Screen South:

  • 5 September 6pm to 9pm, Screen South Digital Hub, The Glassworks, Folkestone
  • 9 September 11am to 4pm, New Romney Old School Museum

For any questions and queries regarding the Challenge, please contact info@screensouth.org

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