Iris Prize LGBT+ Film Festival is coming in October 2021

Iris Prize LGBT+ Film Festival

Iris celebrates LGBT+ film all year round, including a BAFTA-qualifying queer film festival in Cardiff, Wales, UK each October. Now in its 15th year, Iris Prize LGBT+ Film Festival is home of the prestigious Iris Prize £30,000 film award - the world’s largest short film prize.

Iris also runs LGBT+ education and community outreach projects in Wales & the UK throughout the year.
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17 September 2021

Shortlist for Iris Prize Best British Short 2021 unveiled

Press release press release… The films take us into some of our darker depths but also celebrate...


07 September 2021

My coffee with Phil

It’s 10 years since I interviewed Philip Wyn Jones for the Iris Blog. We’d met five years previo...