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The Smalls Awards 2013

The Smalls Awards 2013 will be held on September 5 in London, UK.

Submissions Closed for 2013

We are currently reviewing films submitted to The Smalls Film Festival 2013. Five shortlisted films from each category will be announce in August 2013. Tickets to film screenings will be on sale soon:
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Submission Dates

Early Bird Submissions: 22nd April - 5th May | Fee - £10 

Regular Submissions: 6th May - 16th June | Fee - £18 

Late Submissions: 17th June - 22nd July | Fee - £22 

Terms and Conditions

We accept short films under 15 mins that fall in the category of documentary, animation, comedy, drama, music video and foreign language film. For further rules and regulations please go to


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We honor the world's best original short films

A selection of films will be screened during the festival that takes place September 2 - September 6 in London, UK. 

The winners of this year’s festival will be announced on September 5 at The Smalls Awards 2013.

Scroll down to see The Smalls Awards 2012 Winners!


No Playground for Little Cowboys is a genre bending adventure comedy told through bold, visual storytelling.

Award: £10,000 Production Grant (courtesy of Panavision) + £1,000 in cash from The Smalls + A commissioning meeting with UKTV Gold

HOOKED by Stuart Howe

Through the story of Jaeseung, who is seeking an answer to his unhappiness, Hooked uses imagination, tenderness, pain, and truth, to deliver subtle, breathtaking drama.

Award: £10,000 Production Grant (courtesy of Panavision) + £1,000 in cash from The Smalls.

OIL & WATER by Gemma Atkinson (Fat Rat Films)

Playing against the myth of the east end hard man, Oil & Water is a Shakespearean tragedy in the real world and a haunting 21st century portrait.  

Award: £10,000 Production Grant (courtesy of Panavision) + £1,000 in cash from The Smalls.

YOUNG GOLD by Michelle Phillips and Johannes Conrad (YUKIKO)

Packed with surrealist-inspired ideas, this visual interpretation of Mechanical Bride's track Young Gold, is an atmospheric, creative masterpiece.

Award: £10,000 Production Grant (courtesy of Panavision) + £1,000 in cash from The Smalls.

The Smalls Film Festival 2012 Grand Prize

In recognition of courageous and extraordinary filmmaking, The Smalls Film Festival 2012 Grand Prize was awarded to HOOKED by Stuart Howe. Sponsored by Emerse and, the Grand Prize offers its winner targeted online advertising and marketing grants valued at £10,000. The prize also includes promotional and editorial support from The Smalls team, as well as use of The Smalls editorial suite and studio.