The Lonely International Seal Film, Screenplay & Music Festival Program Announced

2019-09-18T18:28:47+00:00September 18th, 2019|

The Lonely International Seal Film, Screenplay & Music Festival showcases stories aching to be told. With 36 five-star reviews in our first year, we launched deep into FilmFreeway?s ?Top 100 Best Reviewed Festivals" in the world.  Our second festival returns to the Regent Theatre, a 103-year-old Vaudeville gem in Arlington, MA (Boston) this October 11-13.  50% [...]

SBVC International Student Film Festival 2020 Panel Proposals Call for Submissions

2019-09-18T18:27:31+00:00September 18th, 2019|

SBVC International Student Film Festival 2020 Panel Proposals for ?Discussions on Media.?   Discussions on Media panels will highlight best practices and career development for media artists. Some of the panel topics may include best practices for equipment use, how to obtain an internship, pop culture influences, and what makes a great portfolio. Please be [...]

SBVC International Student Film Fest and Wolverine Con call for Entries

2019-09-18T18:25:52+00:00September 18th, 2019|

SBVC International Student Film Fest and Wolverine Con April 8th ? 11th, 2020               2020 Film Submissions ?LOOKING FOR NEW VOICES!! Submissions are now open for the 9th Annual San Bernardino Valley College International Student Film Festival and Expo to be held at San Bernardino Valley College (SBVC).   Submissions are online at: [...]

Introducing 2019-20 Board

2019-09-11T17:45:19+00:00September 9th, 2019|

Monday, 9 September   INTRODUCING 2019-20 UFVA BOARD   Dear members, As of September 1, 2019 we have transitioned to a new Board. I would like to officially welcome the new UFVA Board Officers and Members that are joining us: Christina Lane, President Elect Wenhwa Ts'ao, Conference VP Heather Addison, Treasurer Elect Francisco Menendez, Member [...]

2020 Conference Host

2019-08-31T16:19:16+00:00August 31st, 2019|

Saturday, 31 August   2020 UFVA CONFERENCE HOST The Florida State University College of Motion Picture Arts is honored to be selected as the host of the 2020 UFVA annual conference. FSU?s film school was formed in 1989 with the expressed mission ?to prepare men and women for careers in the motion picture industry.? We became an [...]

UFVA Name Ballot

2019-08-26T14:08:04+00:00August 26th, 2019|

Monday, 26 August   UFVA Name Ballot Happy Fall to You All! If you have been following the discussion that begun at the 73rd UFVA Conference then you should know that UFVA is considering a new name. Thank you to all who have participated in the forum regarding the name change. The Board has carefully [...]

Short Waves Festival Call for Entries

2019-08-25T14:30:05+00:00August 16th, 2019|

Hello,   The time has come and the submissions to the 12th edition of Short Waves Festival are open again!    Save the date: 12th edition of the festival will take place in Poznań, Poland between 17th and 22th of March 2020.   Please share the news within your short film community and colleagues. If [...]

UFVA Name Change Forum closes on 8/20

2019-08-15T18:20:49+00:00August 14th, 2019|

Monday, 12 August   UFVA NAME CHANGE FORUM Dear colleagues, Thank you to those of you who have participated in the forum regarding the board's name change proposal. We encourage anyone who has not yet commented to please do so by 8/19/19 using this LINK. On 8/20/19 the forum will close in preparation for our [...]

UFVA Name Change Forum

2019-08-07T17:15:06+00:00August 5th, 2019|

Monday, 5 August   UFVA NAME CHANGE FORUM At the 73rd Conference the UFVA board proposed a new name for the association: University Cinematic and Media Arts Association (corrected from previously announced as University Cinema and Media Arts Association) Some of you have asked for a space and time of discussion to be accommodated prior to [...]

Post-Conference Letter of the President

2019-08-05T20:16:53+00:00August 5th, 2019|

Monday, 5 August   THANK YOU TO OUR 2019 CONFERENCE HOST! Our 73rd Conference was a smashing success! I sincerely thank Jenny Hanson and her team at Augsburg University on behalf of the entire UFVA membership for a seemingly effortlessly executed five days. Our host?s hospitality and energy were matched by the enthusiasm of our attendees. Preliminary [...]