The University Film and Video Association (UFVA) is a not-for-profit organization and the leading association in the United States dedicated to the promotion and study of moving image practice in higher education.
Best practices in education and pedagogical innovation
Conferences, lectures, exhibitions and festivals with industry peers
The production, distribution and preservation of moving images
International and intercultural understanding and good will
2020 UFVA Conference
The 74th Conference will be hosted by Florida State University from July 27 to July 30, 2020 in Tallahassee, Florida.
Submissions for the 2020 UFVA Conference are now open.
Call for Conference Host Applications UFVA invites host applications for the 75th Annual UFVA Conference! If you are interested in hosting the 2021 Conference at your institution please notify us [...]
New Media Film Festival, an innovative and award-winning* festival created in 2009, celebrates stories, technology, and platforms. We continually implement new opportunities outside the norm to bolster creators in media. [...]
UFVA encourages excellence in media practice and pedagogy with a number of initiatives which include grants, fellowships, awards, the Journal of Film and Video and the Annual Conference.
Founded in 1947 as The University Film Producers Council with eighteen members. Today UFVA membership represents 300+ institutions of higher education worldwide. UFVA encourages membership from all backgrounds, races, ethnicities, ages and identities.
The Annual Conference is a unique event of its kind, bringing together UFVA’s international membership for peer reviewed screenings, panels, workshops, papers, and presentations over a five-day period at an academic institution in the US.
UFVA awards $11,000 per year to students of member institutions in support of production grants and fellowships. For more information visit: Carole Fielding Production Grants and Graduate Student Fellowships.