Student Resources

Festivals

The Next Generation Indie Film Awards
Next Generation Indie Film Awards Foundation is a non-profit organization devoted to recognizing excellence in independent film and advance filmmakers' careers through services, education, and resources. 
Regular Deadline: December 15th 2020
$10 Off Promo Code: IndieStudent10The price will be reduced from $35 to $25. Code is good until December 15, 2020. 

 

CADAQUÉS SHORTFILM FESTIVAL
The initial spirit of the CSF is a competitive short film festival with special projections related to Cadaqués and Surrealism, in this sense, nothing better than the Festival inaugurated with the projection of the iconic film of this movement, "Un Chien andalou" by Luis Buñuel and Salvador Dalí. 
Submissions via FilmFreeway

Impact x Netflix
Over the course of the next year, Impact will source projects globally across four film genres and then develop select projects chosen by Netflix using our accelerated development system.
The four film genres are:
1. Large scale action-adventure films for all audiences (Application closed)
2. Lifestyle movies with a competition element (Application closed)
3.Female-led Thrillers (Application closing November 1st)
Press Release & to Submit Application

Images Festival
Images presents work that counters dominant mainstream narratives and forms and provides, through hybrid curatorial and educational programs, alternative ways of thinking and seeing that expand our understanding of media art. 

Dates: The 34th edition of Images Festival will take place between April 15-21, 2021.
Submission Deadline: October 31, 2020

 

Grants

2020 Carole Fielding Student Grant
The UFVA-sponsored Carole Fielding Student Grant supports production or research proposals. The grant is open to undergraduate and graduate students in film, media, and related fields. Categories include narrative, documentary, experimental, animation, new media, and research.
Deadline for applications is December 15, 2020

 

Internships

Internship Opportunities at A24
Seeking Interns for Spring 2021 Season in areas of Remote Acquisitions & Development, Legal & Business Affairs, Post Production & Delivery, Publicity, Regional Events, & TV Development
A24 Resume Drop