September 18-22, 2024

Review Requirements

Welcome! We’re so excited you’re considering submitting a student film. Please review the below requirements for submissions.

Submit FIlm

Meet all the requirements?

Use waiver code: CFFStudent2023

Miss the FilmFreeway deadline? Don’t worry just send your film to us directly: hello@calabasasfilmfestival.com

All Done!

A CFF staff member will be in contact with you shortly to review your submission and coordinate next steps. 

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

  1. Film must be completed and submitted for consideration before August 30, 2023
  2. Film must be submitted via downloadable video link
  3. Maximum running time- 15 minutes
  4. Must be a current student of: Calabasas High, Agoura High, Viewpoint, El Camino Real Charter School, Chaminade, Louisville and Oaks Christian

STUDENT AWARDS:

  • Outstanding Achievement in Ensemble
  • Outstanding Achievement in Editing
  • Outstanding Achievement in Writing
  • Outstanding Achievement in Directing
  • Outstanding Achievement in Film

2022 STUDENT FILM PROGRAM

Chaminade: ON IN FIVE, YOUR LITTLE GIRL, WANTED, HUNDRED BUCKS, HOW I SEE YOU AGAIN, CURVEBALL, MONITORED
 
Viewpoint: LEAVE A VOICEMAIL, LOVE SICK, JACKIE, BANDED TOGETHER, THE ZOMBOCALYPSE, NO PLACE LIKE NOHO, GIRLS GIRLS GIRLS, HARDCORE
 
Agoura High: THE PANTOMIMES TRAGEDY
 
 
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2022 STUDENT FILM PROGRAM WINNERS:
 
  • Outstanding Achievement in Ensemble- CURVEBALL
  • Outstanding Achievement in Editing- JACKIE
  • Outstanding Achievement in Writing- ON IN FIVE
  • Outstanding Achievement in Directing- THE PANTOMIMES TRAGEDY
  • Outstanding Achievement in Film- HARDCORE

Student Day Sponsors

A big thank you to our 2023 Student Day Sponsors!

Want to Volunteer for CFF this year?

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Here you will find shifts for this years festival. Our volunteer program will receive access to parties, networking with film executives and festival movie vouchers. Each night we will award a super star volunteer with a great swag bag! We couldn’t do this without you, thank you!