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“Creative, fun, local — inspired!”

AFF 2017 is coming in March

Submissions open July 15, 2016

Albany (short and really short) International FilmFest is a juried film festival that takes place each year in Albany, California. We proudly showcase original, creative, fresh, and compelling independent short films from emerging and established Bay Area, national, and global filmmakers, and offer a friendly, casual format in which audiences and filmmakers can engage in conversation. Albany FilmFest screens at Landmark’s Albany Twin Theatre in Albany’s Solano Avenue Business District.

Digital submissions through FilmFreeway or Withoutabox.com. Filmmaker discounts for available on FilmFreeway only.

Albany FilmFest is an ongoing project of Albany’s Community Media Access Committee, Arts Committee, and the staff of KALB-33. Our mission is to bridge business, community, and the arts, and to encourage diversity, originality, creativity, and open communication. Many, many thanks to the City of Albany, the Community Media Access Committee, KALB-33, the Albany Library, and to our generous partners in Albany and beyond!.

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                l The 6th Annual Abany FilmFest is over. Congratulations to all of the wonderful filmmakers who shared their films with us in 2016! AND THE AWARD GOES TO . . . Best in Show: Christopher Phillips, FERGUSON 365 Best Narrative Short: Bernabe Rico, COWBOYS Best Documentary Short: Christopher

Our generous 2016 partners!