The Nassau Film Festival (NFF) screens short films and music videos (30 seconds to 20 Minutes) in the following genres: fiction, documentary, animation, student fiction and music videos. Best of Festival are awarded to regular filmmakers as well as student filmmakers. Submissions are through filmfreeway (https://filmfreeway.com/festival/NassauFilmFestival).
The Nassau Film Festival has grown into an international film festival and will be a four-day event (May 17-20, 2018) with the first two days (Thursday and Friday)at the Solley Theatre in the Arts Council of Princeton and the last two days (Saturday and Sunday) scheduled again for the historic Princeton Garden Theatre on Nassau Street in Princeton, NJ. There will be a Question and Answer session for accepted filmmakers and panel discussions with festival audiences. With 336 submissions from six continents last year, NFF has become one of the premier East Coast festivals for filmmakers wishing to submit their short films for consideration.
From Dec 10, 2017 - Jan 10, 2018 NFF will once again grant a fee waiver but only during this time period. Code is NFF18
Filmmakers will be notified first of acceptance or nonacceptance. Those notified of initial acceptance (Official Selection) will then be judged again by category to determine the finalists (Finalist) whose films will be screened at the festival. Award winners will be notified after the conclusion of the festival.
Awards & Prizes
Best of Festival Awards in the five categories of fiction, documentary, animation, student fiction films and music video.
Rules & Terms
Please see rules by visiting our site: nassaufilmfestival.org
Same rules from last year's festival applies.