The Second Annual Astoria Film Festival will be held May 17&18 2019, in Astoria NY, at the famed Kaufman Astoria Studios. AFFNY2019 will feature short films (under 25 mins) and web series in Comedy, Drama, Documentary, and Experimental genres.
Live Screenings, Director Panels, Industry professionals, Awards Ceremony, After Parties, Networking Events, as well as AFF Future FilmMakers - a session for aspiring filmmakers 18 & Under, including screenings of shorts from our Film Workshops, selected films by youth filmmakers, and panels of various youth and professional filmmakers.
The Zukor is our top award for Best Overall Film
Best Drama Short
Best Comedy Short
Best Documentary Short
Best Experimental Short
Best Drama Web Series
Best Comedy Web Series
Submissions for shorts no longer than 25mins in length. For a Web Series, please submit only ONE episode of the series that you think captures the essence of the series.
Drama Web Series
Comedy Web Series
Documentary Web Series
Experimental Web Series
AFFKids - All submissions to Child FilmMakers that are selected will be screened only at the AFFKids Session of the Festival on Saturday Morning.