National Short Film | International Short Film
- Maximum playing time for national- and international short films: fifty minutes.Animation Short Film | Animation Short Film by Students
- Maximum playing time: twenty minutes.
- Animated short films can be: 2D-animation, 3D-animation, stop-motion-animation
- Animation Short Films by Students need to be submitted into the correct category.
- Animation Short Films by Students need to be accompagnied by a "proof of student".
This could either be a student card naming the school or institute where one is following the course, or a document from the school or institute which conferms the status of the student's project.Documentary Short Film
- Maximum playing time for documentaries: thirty minutes.Battle Of The Clubs
- Accessible only for national film clubs (Belgian film clubs).
- All short films need to have been made under film club license or guidance. (Individual projects need to be submitted into the National Short Film category).
- Maximum playing time of a club film: thirty minutes.
- Club films may not have been submitted into International Short Film Festival Beveren Edition 2017 and/or Battle Of The Clubs Edition 2017.
- Maximum submissions per film club: three films per film club.
- When selected for live screening at Battle Of The Clubs, you will be asked to provide your movie file, a trailer for the short film and a movie poster.