Club’s Annual Competition

This is held at the end of the summer. Judged by members of a chosen IAC Club, these films must be no longer than twelve minutes.   Entries are requested prior to our competition evening, when club members will choose which films they would like to see at our annual show.            

Clive Cobley

A two minute film competition held at the end of the year on a different theme chosen by our committee.  The films are judged by our club members; just bring your film along on the night.

The theme for 2016 was ‘Under the Weather’  2017 - ‘GLASS’

Club Competitions

Competitions and Festivals

Entry form for 2017

A club for amateur film makers


Spring Park Film Makers Annual Competition 2016                          

Winner - Graham Ralls          ‘East One West’                       

Clive Cobley 2016        

Competition was  won by Keith Burrows with his film ‘Under the Weather ’

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Spring Park Film Makers

The movie making club in West Wickham

Triangle Competition

This competition is held between our club and the Orpington Video Club, Shooters Hill Club and Epsom Club. The clubs take it in turn to host the competition and act as judges. The three remaining clubs make a half-hour tape of their most entertaining films.  Our committee usually choose members’ films from the previous two years. We have won this competition five times in the past six years. Next competition Spring 2018.                       

North v. South

North V South a fun competition for movie making clubs in the U.K. A theme is set and clubs submited entries up to a maximum of 20 minutes long, competing for the John Wright Trophy. Unfortunately due to no club wishing to organise this competition will no long be held.. However, OVFM are to hold a meeting where clubs can send in their films for 2017 -Moving’


Inter-club Competitions

SERIAC Film Festival  (South East Region of the IAC)

SERIAC holds its annual film festival (and AGM) each spring. It is open to any one who makes non-commercial movies within the region, with a discount for I.A.C members. The next SERIAC Film Festival is in 2018.

Film Festivals

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Spring Park Film Makers won the 2017 Triangle Competition

Hostedby Epsom Movie Makers For more information Click Here

NvS 2016 Competition

Won by the South with ‘Ties that Bind’ made by Sutton Coldfield Movie Makers. Ann and Arthur Fletcher accepted the John Wright trophy from Sam Brown of Orpington Video and Film Makers.


BIAFF 2017

The Bench by the Sea by South Down MM

Kent Film Festival 2016 Festival                                       

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BIAFF (British International Amature Film Festival

Top movies from the I.A.C. International Competition. Visit and enjoy a great weekend in different parts of Britain each year. This is a competition that anyone can enter, people find the grading useful even if they don’t expect to win a trophy. 2017 to be held April in Market Harborough.

National Festivals

Kent Film Festival

For over 40 years the Kent Film Festival and competition, has provided amateur filmmakers with the opportunity to show their films to appreciative audiences.The festival is held at Christchurch University, Canterbury, Kent, at the end of each September.                                    

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Each year the IAC  A.G.M. is hosted by a different region of the IAC.  Always an enjoyable weekend with coach trips around the area, Mermaid and Mini Mermaid competitions and a Gala dinner.

IAC AGM 2017

 The chosen venue is the HolidayInn Sittingbourne and the dates are Thursday October 10th to Sunday October 22nd 2017and is to be hosted by SERIAC, the South East Region of the IAC


For information on other festivals, here and abroad, please visit the IAC website.


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‘Where Time Stood Still’ by Gerald Pecksen

Spring Park Winners 2016

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Competition Rules