The first preview screening 2016

A BIG THANKS to all the people who joined the first KINOFILM Festival screening on the 27th of January 2016! With almost a full-house at the central library we started the night with jazzy tunes by Lucy Mae, we signed up new volunteers, we had a quick Q&A and most importantly, we showcased 12 beautiful…


New Festival Dates are 22nd Feb – 28th Feb 2016

We have had a great selection of films submitted to the festival with over 800 submitted from over 50 countries. Most of the selections are now made and we are now in the progress of contacting filmmakers. at this stage only successful filmmakers will be contacted directly, others will be notified via the submissions platforms.…


Submissions on WAB, Click4Festivals, MoviBeta, Filmfreeway, Festhome, Festival Focus and Cineport: Discount Available Now!

Update 20th July: SPECIAL OFFERS! So this week we are doing our bit to offer short flimmakers and animators a great deal in the final weeks of our festival submissions. This week WITHOUTABOX members can get upto 45% discounted of all our submission fees until the 31st July and on ClickforFestivals you can now claiim…


KINOFILM FESTIVAL 2015 Submissions Open

We are pleased to announce submissions are now open for the 13th Edition of Kinofilm, Manchester International Short Film & Animation Festival. For full details of the submissions process, application forms and festival rules etc., see the Festival Submissions page here. Entries can be made direct to Kinofilm by post or via several online platforms…


Extended Submissions to Kinofilm

FILMMAKERS! YOUR LAST CHANCE TO GET INVOLVED IN AN EXCITING NEW OPPORTUNITY AT KINOFILM MANCHESTER The KINOFILM Manchester International short film festival is due make its return at the end of May/early June of 2014. This is Kino Manchester’s last call for submissions to the festival. Entries across all online sites closed on 31st March…

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Kino Festival Posters

Here’s a selection of posters from Kinofilm Festival. We can’t locate the full festival archive at present so have added a few additional posters from other Kino events. Artwork done by various volunteers designers that have worked with Kino over the years. Hope you enjoy them. Follow Us


Kinofilm Festival

Festival Overview Kinofilm Manchester European Short Film Festival – MANCHESTER (2013/14)) http://www.facebook.com/kinofilmfest Please note the Festival provisionally dated for Nov 2013 has been moved to Feb 2014 for logistical reasons beyond our control. Kinofilm would now like to announce the dates of the relaunch of the KINOFILM Manchester International Short Film Festival will be 26th…