There are so many festivals out there. But yet there's something special about BUFF. Often described as the 'BUFFNESS' it is the pre-festival, screening and post-festival opportunities that we lay on for our filmmakers and award winners that maintains our
Rules and Eligibility You can read about our voting and adjudication process here, and download a pdf of all this information here. The British Independent Film Awards are for theatrical feature films and short films. The majority of categories are only open to British, independent films.