Orange Film Fest provides a space for student filmmakers to compete, network and learn from industry leaders. We seek to become a noteworthy festival that allows students to be recognized for their work and establishes an accredited reputation throughout the film industry

Orange Film Fest is the first and only college film festival in Orange County. We provide an opportunity for college students in Southern California to showcase their short films on the big screen.

Orange Film Fest Awards:

Best Picture: $1,000 - Best Animation: $500 - Best Documentary: $500
Best Cinematography: $250 - Special Jury Award: $250
Best Edit: $250 - Best Score: $250 - Audience Award: $150

Please follow these terms and conditions:

- Short films with a maximum running time of 15 minutes.
- At least ONE key crew member must be a current college student.

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