The London Kurdish Film Festival is proud to announce that the 10th London Kurdish Film Festival will be held between 13th and 22nd April 2018 at the following venues; Hackney Picturehouse, Vue Wood Green and Rio cinema.
As the festival organising committee, we invite all Kurdish and non-Kurdish filmmakers to submit their work for possible inclusion in this year’s festival programme.
We accept films made by Kurdish directors on any subject chosen, or films by non-Kurdish directors primarily focusing on Kurdish people or issues.
All (features, shorts, animation and documentaries)
Films can be submitted via a secured online link but DVD also acceptable. Please note these are for preview purposes only. Films selected for the festival MUST provide a Digital Cinema Package (DCP) in order to be screened as well as a backup Blu-ray.
All films must be subtitled in English.
MONDAY 15th January 2018
All mailing costs for submissions are the responsibility of the directors or producers. The London Kurdish Film festival does not contribute to the cost of sending copies to the festival committee for selection purposes. If LKFF appoints any person/s to collect films on their behalf, then the festival is responsible for transport of the materials to the United Kingdom.
Please note that ALL films submitted to the festival will be retained by LKFF for archive and educational purposes.
1. This year the festival encourages filmmakers to submit their films (for preview/selection purposes) through the festival portal ‘Filmfreeway’ http://filmfreeway.com. Alternatively, a secured link can also be provided.
2. Films selected for the festival MUST provide a Digital Cinema Package (DCP) in order to be screened as well as a backup Blu-ray, which can be sent directly by post.
3. Alternatively, you can get in touch with one our representative from the below list. You can deliver your film/s, other requested information and still images to them and they will deliver them to us in London.
All hard copies for screening purposes should be sent to the addresses below:
254 Pentonville Road
1 - North Kurdistan (Turkey)
A) Amed: (Diyarbakir)
Ortadoğu Sinema Akademisi Derneği
Huzurevleri Diclekent Bulvarı, 54. Sokak No: 12, Kayapınar/Diyarbakır.
Phone: 0412 238 16 91
Mobile: + 90 5537263902
Elmadağ Cad. Harbiye Çayırı sokak, No: 3 kat 2, Şişli/İstanbul
Mobile: + 90 5537263902
2 - South Kurdistan (Iraq)
Sulaymaniyah & Arbil
Mr. Reb Salam (Hama)
Phone: 00 964 7721018181
3 - East Kurdistan (Iran)
Mr. Satar Chamani Gol (Senandej)
Phone: 00 98 (0) 918 870 92 37
4 - West Kurdistan (Qamishlo/Rojava)
5 - Europe
Phone: +46 736790094