Submit Your Film!
Now accepting international animated and live-action shorts, features, and webseries in student and adult categories! We are an IMDB-qualifying festival!
Make a short in 21-Days, Received a Theatrical Exhibition!
Think you can create an original short in 3 weeks and take home the trophy after a weekend of amazing theatrical screenings?
You can participate from anywhere in the world – so far we have teams spanning from Philadelphia to Hong Kong!
August 3: 21-Day Competition Launch Event (filmmaking begins) @ Mixed Plate, 216 South Street. The networing event of the year, totally free, and not to be missed! Exact times TBA.
August 24: 21-Day Competition Drop Event (films due) and PFAF Press Conference @ Mixed Plate, 216 South St. Details TBA.
September 27-29: Philadelphia Film & Animation Festival, 3701 Chesnut Street. Philadelphia, PA. World premiere of the 21-Day Filmmaking Competition films & top submitted PFAF selections, and red carpet awards show.