What’s new to watch on demand? Aesthetica Film Festival selects five engaging and varied movies that are available stream on some of the world’s best platforms across December.
Aesthetica Short Film Festival
The 12th edition of the Aesthetica Film Festival will run from 1-30 November 2022 in York, UK and online. The Hybrid event will include screenings, masterclasses, networking, pitching and more.
Submit Your Film
Film has the power to change the world. Be part of the 2022 edition of Aesthetica Film Festival. We are looking for bold stories that are told differently across shorts, features, VR & 360.
Discover New Cinema
Aesthetica is a hotbed for fresh ideas and talent discovery. It’s a destination to experience the power of and craft of cinema. ASFF is a key event to explore new cinema and original filmmaking.
Aesthetica 2021 welcomed a diverse range of renowned industry practitioners for its 11th edition, including BBC Films, Film4, BFI, Guardian Documentaries, Sally Potter and Asif Kapadia.
Our awards recognise outstanding talent in filmmaking and are a prestigious accolade. ASFF is BAFTA-Qualifying, and our awards include Best in Category, Best of Festival and People’s Choice.
Discover the best in independent cinema from our Official Selection alumni. Our online film library showcases a diverse selection of shorts from 10 years of Aesthetica Film Festival.
The Aesthetica Awards are open for submissions, celebrating the best contemporary talent across film, art, photography and literature.
It’s your final chance to stream ASFF 2021. Here’s a reminder of some of the fantastic films, masterclasses, discussions and panels that you can still access.
A brand new celebration of Middle Eastern and world cinema gets underway in December. Opening with Joe Wright’s ‘Cyrano’, we preview Saudi Arabia’s first ever film festival.
Oliver Stone returns to one of the 20th Century’s greatest mysteries: the 1963 murder of President John F. Kennedy. His latest documentary examines new evidence and interviews.