March 2017

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A film isn't finished until it's seen

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We are a family run business with independent film making and distribution experience of over 40 films dating back to 2009, including managing several other International Film Festivals such as the Southampton and Portsmouth IFF.


This makes us a great choice for any film festival attendee as we understand the process you have been going through from beginning to end.

About Us

Exeter International Film Festival is held in the historic city of Exeter, England. The city boasts a famous Cathedral, and was the most south-westerly Roman fortified settlement in Britain, Its city motto is 'Semper Fidelis'; always faithful.


It is our mission to bring to the people of Exeter the best in Independent Filmmaking from around the world, regardless of genre, budget or language.


Over 95% of our programming is selected from our open submission process to allow new and emerging talents the opportunity to have their work recognised and brought to an audience.


We aim to have an engrossing selection of feature films, backed with a huge array of arresting short films, and a selection of short and feature-length documentaries.