School of Media Studies

San Francisco Short Film Festival OCTOBER 6-16

For 24 years, SF IndieFest has presented the best new independent films from around the world to thousands of San Francisco film fans and as of a few years ago, we now have an annual program of all sorts of short films: drama, comedy, music, documentary, experimental, genre, animation, dance and student shorts. SF Short Film Fest is consistently listed in FilmFreeway’s Top 100 (check out our filmmaker reviews), AND the best rated film in the festival, as decided by the audience, will win a $500 cash prize. Save 20% now with discount code studentfilmmakers20.

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