For the Creators.

The University Film and Video Association is a community of makers, writers, researchers, scholars, and speakers.


Who We Are

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.

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

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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 Call for Entry

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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. [...]

Quick Facts

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.