Over The Fence (OTF) is a festival of short films from around the world. And it is comedy.
We say anything can be said with an excellent sense of humour, and our selection is aimed at having the audience see a world that not only has you laugh and smile, but also incites thought, compassion and wonder. Furthermore, the films vibrate with intelligence, these are films that have something to say.
OTF aims to celebrate new and independent filmmakers, their comic masterpieces and their excellent sense of humour. We are committed to encouraging and stimulating comedy film production worldwide, and to producing a festival that celebrates, entertains and inspires through comedy.
At OTF we say, “anything can be said with an excellent sense of humour”.
We are a grassroots festival dedicated to championing the indie and new filmmakers – who are the starting point of a flourishing filmmaking industry. We aim to create of a vibrant, stimulating, inspiring environment for filmmakers and audiences, and to bring laughter, thought and joy to people.
Our mission is to offer a refreshing challenge to people’s ideas of ‘what comedy is’, to give our audience a whole new experience of the way in which funny stories can be told through a the wide variety of film making styles and genres from all countries across the world!