Wednesday 06 December 2017 - 14:55 to Monday 19 February 2018 - 00:00

Think you can make a great short film using your smartphone or tablet? Then take part in our first ever edition of Small Screen, Big Film, a film competition and festival for budding filmmakers in the Gulf and the UK.

We’re offering budding filmmakers across the Gulf and Gulf nationals living in the UK a chance to showcase their work to thousands of people online. 

If you’ve got a big idea, all you need to do is create a short film under three minutes and submit your entry to our team using the webform

If you’re new to film – don’t worry - you can begin by checking out our handy guide, which contains content from our partner INTO FILM with easy steps to which will help you when making your first short film. You can find all the other details about the competition – from prizes to submission criteria in the sections below.

Excited about this news? Tell your friend by taking part in the conversation using the hashtag #keepitshort or #خليهاقصيرة

Deadline now extended till 19 February 2018