52nd AAFF Call for Entries

The Call for Entries is now open for the 52nd Ann Arbor Film Festival!

The AAFF provides at least $20,000 in cash and film stock/services to more than 20 filmmakers, serves as a qualifying festival for Academy Award® nomination in the short film category and provides touring opportunities for select filmmakers.

The 52nd AAFF will take place March 25 – 30, 2014 in Ann Arbor, MI.


To submit your film(s) with our online form and payment system, please click here.

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To submit your film(s) via Withoutabox, please click the link below:

Please only submit your film(s) once with either the onilne form or at withoutabox.com.  If you have questions regarding your submission or the submission process, please contact Maria Feldman at submissions@aafilmfest.org.

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If you are mailing in a physical copy of your film(s) the package must be dated accordingly:

Early Deadline: August 19, 2013 - $30 Shorts / $40 Features
Official Deadline: October 7, 2013 - $40 Shorts / $50 Features
Late Deadline: November 7, 2013 - $50 Shorts / $60 Features

Please mail all packages to:
Ann Arbor Film Festival
P.O. Box 8232
Ann Arbor, MI 48107


All submitting filmmakers will be notififed regarding acceptance by approximately February 21, 2014 with the email address provided at the time of submission.  Please add mail@aafilmfest.org to your contact list to ensure receipt of notification.  Please contact Maria Feldman at submissions@aafilmfest.org if your email changes prior to notification.

To see a list of award winners from the 51st AAFF please click here.

Posted on June 06th, 2013