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.

2021 UFVA Conference

The 75th UFVA Conference will be held online from July 27 to July 30, 2021.

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UFVA 2021 Registration is Open!

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2021 UFVA Virtual Conference Registration is Now Open!This year our theme isEMPOWERING SPACES.We are happy to announce keynote speaker Rachel Raimist? feminist, professor, and television director. Click HERE  to register! All sessions will be [...]


Boston Film Festival Call for Entries

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The Boston Film Festival is one of America's longest-running and industry recognized events for films. The 37th program takes place in September and will showcase cutting edge indie films, top [...]


UFVA 2021 Submissions End TODAY!

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UFVA 2021 Submissions Close TODAY! Proposals for papers, Pre-constituted Panels, New Media, and Workshops can be submitted through the Conference page here. Films (Screenings), Scripts, and Multi-cam/Livestreaming must be submitted through FilmFreeway.The deadline for submissions is [...]

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.