#15SecondDate Short Film Competition 2018 - Raindance

The Raindance #15SecondDate competition returns for 2018 as we get ready for Valentine’s Day.

How to Take Part:

1) Shoot a 15-second film around the theme: the date.

2) Upload it to Youtube.

3) Tweet us to enter the competition, including @Raindance and the hashtag #15SecondDate

E.g.: Hey @Raindance, here’s my #15SecondDate! https://youtu.be/At-s6feKJQ4

Submissions close at midnight, Wednesday 14 February.

One entry per person.
Submissions under 15 seconds will be accepted, however, submissions over 15 seconds will be ineligible. Opening titles are included in your runtime, but closing credits are not included.


What you’ll win

The winners will receive:

  • 2 annual Raindance Memberships
  • 1 place each on upcoming Raindance courses ‘Saturday Film School’ from Raindance London in person or online.
  • A Raindance care package with over 200 screenplays, tote bag, and various other goodies!

Prizes are fixed and judges decisions are final.



Raindance aims to promote and support independent filmmaking and filmmakers.

From new and emerging to industry pros, Raindance connects, trains, supports, and promotes visual storytellers through every step of their career.

The Raindance Film Festival runs each Autumn in London's Leicester Square.

Raindance has been delivering film training since 1992. A wide range of Open Classes to a 2 year HND Level 5 BTEC in Moving Images to a Postgraduate Film Degree are delivered to students on five continents, both in person and online.