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BIFA recognises lecturer's film festival👏 Ioanna Karavela is a former student who stayed at UCA to teach the next generation of filmmakers. Now, the short film festival has gained official recognition as one of the best. Having gained a great reputation across the short film festival circuit, EFN - which began above a pub just four years ago and now runs four seasonal festivals a year showcasing the best of independent short film talent - has been chosen as a qualifying festival by the BIFA (British Independent Film Association) awards. “Being a BIFA-qualifying festival is a pivotal moment for us,” said Ioanna, who is the festival's producer and operations manager and runs the event alongside founder and artistic director Erifili Missiou, co-founder Mike Sheer, and programming associates Abla Kandalaft and Christina Papasotiriou. Read more at uca.ac.uk/blogs #WeareUCA #MakersofUCA #Film #filmmaking #filmcourse #filmisnotdead #art #movie #cinema #filmmaker #director #cinematography #video #creative #movies #filmcommunity #producer #getcreative #filmeducation #filmfestival #shortfilm #filmmaker #festival