• Submit your films here or read more about the film competition. 


  • Watersprite is an international film festival and student film competition

that aims to discover, showcase and nurture emerging

talent from around the globe.



Our events are open
to everyone and are all entirely free.

Our 2019 Festival will take place from 07-10 March.

Watersprite has been celebrating and supporting student filmmaking talent for the last 9 years. See some of the highlights from this year’s festival in this video.



Filmmaker? FIlm lover? (Future) Partner?


Enter your film

The competition is free to enter, and open to all student films under 20 mins. Submissions will open later this Summer, but you can read more about festival on this website and make sure to follow/like us to be the first to see our submission calls.  


Come to the festival

It’s big, it’s fun and it’s free. You get to enjoy our incredible speaker line ups, short film screenings and much more. Furthermore, you have the chance to learn from experts and meet tons of filmmakers to collaborate with. We’ll see you in Cambridge in March!


Read our blog

For interviews with industry professionals, filmmakers, opinion pieces, news and more, head on over to our blog


Work with us

We’re always looking for great new partnerships, whether it’s for sponsorship, new filmmaker initiatives, marketing or distribution. Scroll down for details on our history, or read more about how we work with our partners


About us

Find out more about what makes us tick, the festival history below, and the people behind it.