We are now FINISHED accepting submissions of short-format films for our July 18, 2020 film festival.
More than 2,200 films were submitted this year and will compete for the most innovative, diverse and entertaining short-format films from nearly 100 countries.
All films MUST BE UNDER 2 MINUTES to be considered. (While all genres and film styles are requested, the films must be Family Friendly.)
Comedy – make us laugh
Drama – make us feel
Sci-Fi – make us wonder
Horror – make us scared
Experimental – make us see the world in a different way
Documentary – make us understand
Animation – make us amazed
Student – make us impressed
NEW! NJ Filmmaker category: Either the writer, director, producer or main cast must be from New Jersey. Filmmakers will still eligible for the other categories and awards.
Note: Submissions to the Student category must be from a filmmaker under 22 years old as of 12/31/2020 who can provide a copy of a student ID upon request. All student-made films will be entered into FilmOneFest and will also automatically be entered into FilmYoungFest which is screened at a separate event on June 25, 2020 at 8:00 PM at Atlantic Cinemas.
Films not in English must be subtitled
Earlybird: February 16
Regular: April 3
Late: April 17
Extended: May 3
Notification Date: June 26
TERMS & CONDITIONS
FilmOneFest is hereby granted the right to utilize any film or video submitted and accepted for exhibition at the Festival for promotional purposes. The individual or corporation submitting hereby warrants that it is authorized to commit the film or video for screening and understands and accepts these requirements and regulations.
The undersigned shall indemnify and hold harmless FilmOneFest from and against any and all claims, liabilities, losses, damages, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney's fees, and costs of the court) which may be incurred by reason of any claim involving copyright, trademark, credits, publicity, screening, and loss of or damage to the screening videos entered.
FilmOneFest is a project of the AHAC, a registered 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. The mission of the Arts Council is to strengthen community through the arts. For more information, go to www.aharts.org.
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