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BFI Flare: London LGBTIQ+ Film Festival 2023 

London, United Kingdom, March 2023 (dates TBD),

Short films (40 minutes or less)

December 21, 2022

Feature-length films (more than 40 minutes)

December 21, 2022

Call for Entries

(Feature and Short Films, narrative and documentary) 

The BFI Flare: London LGBTIQ+ Film Festival 2023 is currently accepting applications for its upcoming 2023 edition. The festival will take place in March 2023, with exact dates to be announced. 

Please note that the festival will take place in March 2023, with exact dates to be announced.

Please note that all films must be submitted directly to the Festival. 

  • Competitive: No 
  • Entry fees: No 
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

Please consult the festival website.

ABOUT

BFI Flare is the UK’s largest queer film event, screening the best in contemporary LGBTIQ+ cinema from across the globe, in addition to a rich selection of events and archive titles. 

The 2022 festival included several Canadian films such as DAWN, HER DAD AND THE TRACTOR (Shelley Thompson), WILDHOOD (Bretten Hannam), THE END OF WONDERLAND (Laurence Turcotte-Fraser) and closing night film TRAMPS! (Kevin Hegge). 

Telefilm Canada recognizes selection of a FEATURE FILM in this festival and may provide assistance through the International Promotion Program

International Promotion 
Telefilm Canada, Montreal 
festivals@telefilm.ca 
1 800 567-0890