Melbourne Fashion Festival

Fashion Film Award 2022

Melbourne Fashion Festival’s Fashion Film Award cultivates and promotes the art and beauty of fashion, whilst celebrating the cinematic excellence and diversity of short films.


Opportunity Details

Closing Date

Jan 14, 2022





In 2022, the Festival will proudly host a red-carpet event and exclusive screening at ACMI, bringing together fashion storytellers and audiences alike to showcase the remarkable work of Australian and international filmmakers.  For the 2022 Fashion Film Award, we welcome fashion storytellers to submit both retrospective and recent works.

Applications are now open and will close on 14 January 2022. Please read the details below before submitting your short fashion film for the Award.

Award Overview

Through a process of application and industry selection, the Fashion Film Award places a deserving spotlight on fashion films as a key communication platform for both fashion designers and filmmakers, and for their ability to allow audiences to experience fashion in innovative and creative ways.

The winner and all finalists will receive the Melbourne Fashion Festival official laurel mark as recognition of their selection for the Fashion Film Award.

All finalists’ films will feature across multiple media channels, including a dedicated public screening event on Friday 4 March 2022 at ACMI.

The Festival welcomes submissions from all around Australia and the globe. We look forward to celebrating this unique genre of filmmaking with our audiences.

9 September 2021
Fashion Film Award submissions open

14 January 2022
Fashion Film Award submissions close

11 February 2022
Applicants notified of application outcome

For more information and to apply visit

Image: Stieglitz Fashion Film (2021) – Victor Griffioen

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