Welcome To BIFA
The British Independent Film Awards highlight and reward the best, most innovative and creative independent filmmaking and filmmakers in the UK. We identify and encourage emerging talent, support and celebrate the independent film community and promote British film and talent to the public.
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Enter a short or feature film to BIFA 2018
BIFA Rules & Eligibility
Want to enter a film? Read our rules.
Discover the winners from last year's ceremony
BIFA 2018 Rule Changes
See the latest changes to our rules & eligibility criteria
BIFA 2017: State of the Nation
Dave Calhoun looks over the year in film.
Charles Gant celebrates a year of debut filmmaker breakout success at the UK box office
Diary of a BIFA Voter
There are more of us than you think!