The Delco Film Festival highlights and showcases the creative talents of filmmakers in Delaware County, Pennsylvania as well as nationwide. We provide a venue for those who work in and love cinema. Come enjoy our collection of shorts and feature-length films, as well as our workshops, as we celebrate the art of film.

Best Narrative
Best Documentary
Best Experimental
Best Feature Film
Audience Choice Award

Awards may vary year to year based on submissions.

1. Each entry must be submitted as either a feature-length film (60 minutes or longer) or a short film (under 60 minutes or less).

2. Entries will be judged on both story and film production quality by a panel of judges.

3. Filmmakers may enter more than one film.

4. Online screeners are required. Please submit through

5. Due to the wide spectrum of our audience, submissions with nudity, excessive profanity or graphic violence will not be considered.

Overall Rating
  • Thanks. for selecting my project 'Checked Bags' for this years festival now I only wish I was able to attend! I recommend that you submit to this fest!

    October 2023
  • Thanks for selecting "Enter the Room" into your festival! I wasn't able to attend the event in person, but based on the level of communication, I had a good experience with this festival and will consider submitting future projects.

    October 2023
  • Brent Duncan

    Great fun at this festival! Enthusiastic group of film fans running this event.

    October 2022
  • A small but very professionally run festival. My home town. Will submit every year.

    Thanks, guys!

    October 2021
  • We were so happy that our film was able to reach a larger audience through this festival due to the limitations of the COVID outbreak. We hope that people enjoyed our film and this festival and continue to support indie films and filmmakers no matter what the time and situation is!

    November 2020