Keswick Film Festival

Cumbrian Short Film Awards 2010

What Are The CSFAs?

Each year at the festival we celebrate local film making by showing a selection of short films with a Cumbrian connection. In 2009 the Cumbrian Short Film Awards were established to recognise and reward the talented film makers from, or working in, the region.

Screening & Winners

Saturday 27th February at 2pm in the Theatre By The Lake Studio

At this free event, all of the films short listed for the prizes will be shown and we'll announce the winners.

How To Enter

There are two categories of entry:

  • An open category for all types and ages of film maker with a link to Cumbria.
  • A young person category for film makers under 18 years of age with a link to Cumbria.

To be considered for the awards the film must

  • Have a significant connection to Cumbria (e.g. filmed in Cumbria or by Cumbrian film makers).
  • Be no more than 15 minutes long.
  • Have been completed after 31st December 2008.
  • Be submitted on DVD
Submissions must be received by the 31st January 2010

For full rules regarding eligibility and how to submit your film, please refer to the submission guidelines and entry form documents below.


Prizes will be awarded in each category as follows:

  • First Prize: £200
  • Second Prize: £100
  • Third Prize: £50


Previous Winners