Shortlist of the county’s best films

Shortlists were announced today (Thursday) for the Film Northants 2014 competition.

Judges at the competition, now in its seventh year, shortlisted 15 films including ones from Daventry and Chipping Warden. All shortlisted films will be screened at Errol Flynn Filmhouse on September 1 and 2.

It is up to the public to decide the winner of the over 16s public vote award and voting opened today at noon and closes at midnight on August 20. You can vote online at

Judges will decide the winner for the under 16s.

Lily Canter, chairman of Film Northants, said: “This year the standard has surprised us yet again with its quality and diversity, and as always, the judges had many disagreements over which films to shortlist.”