Hellbender Student Film Festival – Extended Deadline (3 October)

2021-09-13T20:09:28+00:00September 13th, 2021|

Hello UFVA Colleagues,I'm writing in the hopes that you will encourage your students to submit to the second edition of the?Hellbender?Student Film Festival. The final, extended deadline is approaching on October 3rd and we're hoping to see as much student work as possible. Entries are open to all student films so please feel free to [...]

Call for Proposals: Edited volume on TV series created by Shonda Rhimes

2021-08-30T12:22:17+00:00August 30th, 2021|

Screen Storytelling: The Works of Shonda Rhimes Edited by Anna Weinstein  This edited volume on the works of Shonda Rhimes will be the first book in a new series to be published by Bloomsbury Academic. Seeking 250-word abstracts for previously unpublished essays on television series created by Rhimes. Final essays will be 3,000-3,500 words, written for an audience [...]

New Media Film Festival Call for Entries

2021-08-20T22:14:54+00:00August 20th, 2021|

New Media Film Festivalhas invited you to submit your work via FilmFreeway!Accept InviteThe call for entries for New Media Film Festival? is now open!$45,000 in awards.Judges from Marvel, HBO, EMMYS, PBS, BBC and more.Here's a special code that you can use for 20% off your entry fee: INVITEMJ8593We can't wait to see what you've been [...]

UFVA Announces the Appointment of Four New Board Members

2021-08-17T23:58:00+00:00August 17th, 2021|

UFVA Announces the Appointment of Four New Board Members: Results of Recent Vote Disclosed at 2021 Conference   August 17, 2021 -- At the University Film and Video Association Annual Board meeting, held at the 75th Annual Conference, the results of the recent Board of Directors vote were announced. On July 29, UFVA Secretary Roslin [...]

Austin Film Festival Seeking Readers

2021-08-16T22:35:48+00:00August 16th, 2021|

Thank you for your interest in reading for Austin Film Festival?s 2021 Script Competition! As a reader, you?ll get the opportunity to review and analyze a diverse group of stories written by up- and-coming screenwriters from across the country and globe. In addition to this, your involvement will play a vital role in launching some [...]

Your Choice Short Film Competition Call for Entries

2021-08-06T13:06:55+00:00August 6th, 2021|

Dear Colleagues!Russian State University of Cinematography n.a. S.Gerasimov (VGIK) is pleased to notify you that within the framework of the 41th VGIK International Student Festival we hold the "GLOBAL VALUES" competition. We are expecting the best and original works of your students.  We invite you to take part at the short film pitch competition "YOUR CHOICE". The total prize money is 15 million rubles.  Please [...]

Sundance Announces 2022 Festival Updates

2021-08-03T17:07:21+00:00August 3rd, 2021|

The 2022 Sundance Film Festival: A New Convergence, Another Trip Around the Sun By Tabitha Jackson Tuesday, August 3rd, 2021 Share to FacebookShare to TwitterShare to PinterestShare to Email A message from Festival Director Tabitha Jackson on the upcoming Sundance Film Festival, scheduled for January 20?30, 2022. Dear Friends, This time last year, I wrote [...]

UFVA Responds to Recent Legislation Limiting Academic Freedom

2021-07-23T16:22:20+00:00July 23rd, 2021|

2021 University Film and Video AssociationResponse to Recent Legislation Limiting Academic Freedom The University Film and Video Association is a professional organization with over 750 national and international members. UFVA is gravely concerned with threats to academic freedom and integrity, at a time when state legislators are intensifying restrictions on academic freedom and education about race [...]