The Westminster Film Festival aims to bring together student, independent, and amateur filmmakers from the DC/Maryland/Virginia region to show off their work and collaborate as artists. This is an opportunity for first-time filmmakers to see their films screened at a live venue and earn recognition among other local filmmakers from around the region.

*Best of Fest: Lincoln Robisch, "40-Love"
*Best Narrative Film: Joe Carabeo, "Rough"
*Runner up: Kristin Kinsey, "The Knight"
*Best Non-Narrative: J.B. Yaskovich, "Memory Escape"
*Runner up: Ziggy Popkin, "Bishop"

Best of Fest
Best Narrative Film & Runner Up
Best Non-Narrative Film & Runner Up

-Submissions MUST be from DC, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, or Pennsylvania
-Submissions must be 15 minutes or under
-Student submissions must be from current high school/college/film school students
-Music video submissions must contain original music and/or lyrics. Copyright laws are still in effect.
-Waivers for submission fees are not available