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THE ARTISTS FORUM FESTIVAL OF THE MOVING IMAGE: 2019 (#affestnyc) is now accepting submissions. This international short film festival is a juried competition, open to innovative filmmakers with unique perspectives seeking to gain exposure in New York's formidable arts and media market.

Each year, the festival highlights a category depicting a prominent social, political, or economic issue. This year's themed category is SOCIAL JUSTICE.

Our full list of categories include:

Please see Rules & Terms for eligibility requirements.

Students are also encouraged to submit entries to any of the above categories. To qualify, students (defined as college undergrads) must provide documentation of active enrollment in an educational institution: a signed letter from your school or youth based organization, plus your student ID.

All entries must be submitted through filmfreeway.com. Click the link below to submit your films.

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