NFFTY is one of the world's largest and most influential festivals for emerging filmmakers. Join us!

 
NFFTY is overwhelmingly positive. NFFTY is a perfect test ground for what it’s like to be a filmmaker in today’s world. It’s the most positive festival I’ve ever been to in terms of encouraging creative work.
— Kevin Klauber, NFFTY alumnus & editor of the Oscar-winning Documentary, 20 Feet From Stardom
 

WORKS In PROGRESS

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for educators

Resources for educators on submitting to and attending the festival.

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SUBMIT TO NFFTYX

Submissions are now open for NFFTYX, our 360° film initiative happening during NFFTY 2017.

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FILM OF THE WEEK

Check out the best films from NFFTY 2016 in our weekly showcase.

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