The Internet TV network Babelgum has announced a partnership with the Encounters Short Film Festival as it celebrates its 13th year. Encounters participants will now be able to broadcast their short films on Babelgum. The Encounters short film festival takes place annually in Bristol every November.
Encounters entrants will also be given the opportunity to enter the Babelgum Online Film Festival. The festival, chaired by the renowned director Spike Lee, will award winning film makers a €20,000 cash prize for each of the seven categories, two of which are dedicated to shorts and animation.