The Festival

RGU FILM FESTIVAL is an international short film festival taking place annually in Aberdeen, Scotland.

The RGU Film Festival is all about showing that there is more to cinema than Hollywood.

Another year of this amazing event has been and gone! We thank Belmont Filmhouse for hosting us yet again and all those who came along to enjoy the 20 films we had to show!

Over 100 films were submitted to us and these were all judged by members of RGU Film Society.

The Winners of RGU FILM FESTIVAL 2019 were:

Best Non-Student Film & Best Film

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Turning Tide by Andrew Muir


Best Student Film

Balance by Raymond Limantara Sutisna

Congratulations to all the filmmakers whose films were selected to be shown in the festival. The films were as follows:

Student Films Non-Student Films
Der Letze Seiner Art


Der Nachste Bitte


Nuclear Shadows

In Pieces
Drei Tage in Berlin
Thailand Inspiration
The Lake -AC10
The Hacked Mind
How It Feels to Be Hungover
Turning Tide
Gelato – Seven Summers of Ice Cream Love
Revenant Relocation Officers
2nd Class


“Unfortunately , due to some latency in some paper work we didn’t have the chance to travel all the way to Scotland … However we were in contact with the managing team , they were really nice to us ..”

Micano Media

“Very good communication! Unfortunately, we were not able to visit the festival in person.”

Alexios Koukias-Pantelis