We look for films created by, for, about, or of interest to LGBTIQA+ people, of all genres and formats (except VR), completed within the last three years. There is no premiere requirement, but priority is sometimes given to films that have not already had large cinema screenings in London. 

Submissions for 2021 are now CLOSED
Submissions opened on Thursday 11 February 2021
Regular deadline: 15 June 2021
Late deadline: 15 July 2021

accepted digitally exclusively though FilmFreeway:



Fringe! is entirely organised by an all-volunteer team 

Festival Director emeritus
Alex Karotsch

Head of Festival
Martha K. Margetson

Festival Producer
Marta Calderon

Head of Programme
Muffin Hix

Film and Event Programmers
Josefeen Foxter 
Kai Fiain
Tara Brown
Hakeem Kazeem
Jaye Bullen
Kristina Pringle
Rico Johnson-Sinclair
Tomer Levy
Camilla Markvardsen
Storm Patterson

The Love Hub producer
Grant Gulczynski 

Literary Programmer
Adam Zmith
Lori Lo Bianco

Marketing and Social

Josefeen Foxter

Technical marvels
Helen MacKenzie & Will Swinburne (Left Handed Cinema Collective)
Marta Calderon
Steph Bless
Camilla Markvardsen
Storm Patterson

Volunteer Coordinator
Anna Wates — volunteer@fringefilmfest.com

Guest Coordinator
role vacant

Liz Collier, Anna Leach, Alex Karotsch

Fringe! fam emeritus
Emma Feasey, Jorge Garriz, Luis Amalia, Rowan Wigley, Daniele Guerra, Jesus Blazquez, Olivia
Ross, Sean McGovern, Theresa Heath, Anna Wates, Martin Deutz, Konstantinos Menelaou, Pierre Gouverneur

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