The TriForce Short Film Festival, established by the TriForce Creative Network to promote, support and showcase the diverse range of talent in contemporary film-making, announces today that it has opened for submissions for 2016. With a focus on recognising and supporting diverse talent, the festival brings together film-makers with the movers and shakers in the industry, enabling emerging artists to break into the mainstream.

Showcasing the best in short film, alongside a programme of career focused seminars throughout the day and an industry expo, the TriForce Short Film Festival is the place to be to further your career in film.

The three categories this year are:

· Microshorts - open to films under five minutes long and can be of any genre.

· General Scripted - open to scripted films between five and 20 minutes long

· Non-Scripted - open to non-scripted films between five and 20 minutes long

Minnie Crowe, COO of TriForce Creative Network, said; “We are very excited to be opening submissions for this year’s Triforce Short Film Festival. We are always blown away by the calibre of films we receive as well as the immense range of stories, voices and topics that are explored. I have no doubt that this year the entries will be just as impressive – we can’t wait to start watching them!”

The TriForce Short Film Festival will take place at BAFTA on Saturday 3 December, where the shortlisted films will be shown and the overall Festival winner will be revealed.

Entries can be submitted via All entries must have been completed since June 2014. Submissions are open until 15th September 2016.