The City of Chula Vista is hosting the inaugural Chula Vista Film Festival featuring short films. It will showcase anime and animation shorts by local students and aspiring filmmakers. The mission of the Chula Vista Short Film Festival is to enrich the community by showcasing and supporting the work of local student filmmakers, aspiring filmmakers and emerging voices.

Check back for more information on the date of the Chula Vista Film Festival.

Prizes, including a monetary stipend, concert tickets, or gift certificate(s) will be given to First, Second, and Third Place.

Genre of film: anime and/or animation short film
All categories and themes are welcome
All submissions must be digital
The film must be under 10 minutes in length.
For specific questions about submitting your short film, contact Jasmin Avila at 619-585-5795 or
All applicants will be informed of the status of their submission no later than Wednesday, May 8th, 2019.