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TALKIES SHORT FILM Commission – Apply

Please read the commission brief and complete the application form (downloads below). Completed applications should be emailed to

The first step is to send in your application of interest by midnight SUNDAY OCT 1

Applications will be evaluated and a shortlist of up to 8 will be announced by OCT 15

A three week period of development discussions will then take place with each shortlisted film maker. Each will be invited to meet the Talkies team and given time to refine their pitches. Final versions must then be submitted by  NOV 8

The successful four filmmakers will be announced by NOV 22 

The final product should be received by MARCH 4 

The premiere of the films will be in April (date to be announced)