Art All Night - Trenton is especially excited to announce our sixth annual AAN Film Festival! Working with filmmakers both local and otherwise, we're striving to assemble a fantastic selection of films that will view for the entire 24-hours! Looking for a hot spot to premiere your new release in front of roughly 30,000 people? Do you have an art film from a school project that you're just dying to put on display? This is the place to be! Don't miss out! Submit your finished film today for the fourth Annual Film Festival!

Looking for the following types of films:

Short Films (no longer than 10 minutes)
Really Short Films (under 5 seconds)
Animation Shorts
Short "ADULT SWIM"/"LIQUID TELEVISION" type animated/live action programs
Short Children's Animation
Student Films
Fan Films (Super hero, video games, etc...)
Music Videos
Skate Videos and Documentaries
Graffiti Videos and Documentaries
Interactive CHILDRENS films or Programs
Web series
Original GRINHOUSE/80'S trailers. Can be a fake trailer or for your actual film.
New Jersey based films.
New Jersey Filmmakers

Best Short (in each category)
Best Documentary
Best Music Video
Best Vine or film under five seconds
Best of Fest
Best Childrens Film
Crowd Favorite
Craziest Film

Eligibility Requirements:
- Entries must be completed works

Submission Deadline Date: June 9th 2023

Submission Procedure if your film has been accepted.

One submission only.

- Within 5 days of your notification of acceptance we require a digital copy of your film for exhibition in one of the following file formats : mpeg / .avi / .mov / .mp4 / .m4v
either through an online service (DropBox, WeTransfer, Hightail, etc.)

Please read the following:
I, the undersigned, acknowledge and agree as follows: I have read, understood and complied with all eligibility requirements of the categories for which I would like this film to be considered; To the best of my knowledge, all of the statements in this document are true; This film is not subject to litigation nor is threatened by any litigation; I am duly authorized to submit this film to the Festival and it's Competition; I hold the Artworks Trenton: Art All Night - Trenton harmless from damage to or loss of the print to or from the Festival or otherwise during the course of the Festival's possession of the film. I certify that I hold all necessary rights for this submission and accept the regulations of the Artworks Trenton: Art All Night Film Festival.

Overall Rating
  • Gran despliegue de medios y esfuerzo humano. Gracias!

    September 2021
  • Leila Ahang

    Thanks for your amazing festival

    June 2021
  • Ringo Jones

    This is a fun event! Great people, great event, great curation. Highly recommended if you like good people and good times.

    June 2021
  • This was a wonderful festival! So grateful that the first showing of Dana+David was here! Such a great experience!

    June 2021
  • The whole team was very excited to be part of the Festival! Thank you for the opportunity, we're all extremely honored to have been selected.

    June 2021