Latest News

  • We just launched our crowdfunding campaign!
  • Support the festival by pledging on our Kickstarter page.
  • Contact us for details of exciting programming and marketing opportunities at EEFF2014
  • PUT IT IN YOUR DIARY: 13th festival runs for 13 days starting Friday 13th June 2014
  • The East End Film Festival: discovering, debating and developing new voices in cinema


The East End Film Festival’s established awards system includes Best Feature, Best Documentary, Best UK Short Film, Best Soundtrack, among others. Click to find more about them.

About EEFF

The East End Film Festival is an annual multi-platform festival presenting a rich programme of international premieres, industry masterclasses and live cross-arts events.

Cutting East

Cutting East is the youth arm of the East End Film Festival, a special cinematic programme curated by and for young people; bringing a new generation of exhibitors and audiences to cinema.


The East End Film Festival offers the UK's most targeted and specific professional development programme aimed at first and second feature production.


News Blog Picture
  • eastend-film-festival-banner-2014-2 (1) Apr 16, 2014 EEFF Launches Kickstarter...

    In its first year as an independent entity and as the EEFF continues its rapid growth as one of the UK’s largest film festivals, the EEFF is launching a crowdfunding campaign, and wants your help to continue to support the best in emerging talent from ...

  • eastend-film-festival-banner-2014-2 (1) Mar 27, 2014 EEFF Accession Award

    The East End Film Festival is delighted to announce full details of a new award for 2014. The EEFF’s newest prize aims to recognise outstanding achievement in a British feature film within the EEFF programme. The East End Accession Award will specifically celebrate a particular 'craft' or ...

  • eastend-film-festival-banner-2014-2 (1) Mar 20, 2014 The EEFF moves to 3 Mills...

    The East End Film Festival is delighted to have moved its offices to 3 Mills Studios, one of London’s most important film and television studios, situated on a stunning island on the River Lea. A major supporter of cinema in East London, we are thrilled ...

  • May 25, 2013 2013 Festival Programme...

  • EEFF-LOGO-V10 May 16, 2013 EEFF Opening Night Gala...

    The EAST END FILM FESTIVAL (EEFF) returns to London’s East End for its 12th edition this summer, for what will be its longest ever run. From 25 June to 10 July, EEFF will present two weeks of films and events that reflect its position as ...

  • EEL NEW BORDER FACEBOOK PROFILE PIC Apr 22, 2013 The Sonic and the Digital

    The EEFF has made some very exciting announcements over the past few days. Dedicated to expanding cross-arts programming and the creation of a truly unique and immersive cultural experience, the EEFF introduced two new strands to the festival this week, with the launch of one ...

Support the Festival