The 2020 festival will take place on April 25th in the historic 1941 Campus Theatre in downtown Lewisburg, Pennsylvania.
BIFF is an entirely student-run festival whose mission is to showcase films made by Pennsylvania students. Eligibility guidelines and submission instructions are below.
Please forward this call for entries and post on social media far and wide!
✴Films or videos must have been made while the filmmaker was enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student at any Pennsylvania school. ✴While we welcome films up to 20 minutes long, preference may be given to films 15 minutes or less. ✴Work must have been completed after December 2018. ✴Only two entries per filmmaker, please. ✴Any genre or subject matter is eligible. ✴Accepted preview formats: streaming links and 16mm prints. ✴Accepted exhibition formats: H264 files and 16mm prints
There is no submission fee!
All submitted films will be watched in their entirety.
The deadline forsubmissions is March 2nd. Notifications will be sent in mid-April.