FAQs

When is the festival held?

The festival is being held September 23, 2017, time TBD. 

How much are the prizes worth?

The festival is juried with prizes of $50-$200 available.

Who can submit films?

Films can be submitted by any student enrolled in a high school, college or university within a 50-mile radius of The College of Saint Rose.

What is the criteria for film submissions?

Films can explore any topic within these genres: fiction, documentary, non-narrative, animation, photo roman, and music video. Films must adhere to the PG-13 rating system and cannot include material under copyright, whether graphic or music, unless written permission is granted by copyright owner. All films must abide by the Center of Social Media’s Code of Best Practices in Fair Use for Online Video. Only one submission per filmmaker is permitted.

When are films due for the 2017 Festival?

The deadline for submitting films is Friday, May 19, 2017 at 11:59pm.