The NYSIFF is an international short film festival based in Albany, NY.
Since 2016 the festival has screened 334 local, national and international short films from 19 different countries.
Everyone welcome to submit their short movies. The NYSIFF accepts and screens drama, comedy, documentary, horror, experimental, animation, and music videos. All projects must be 40 minutes or less.
There are always Q/A panels during the festival. As a filmmaker or audience you can join us to celebrate the art of movies together.
All of the audience members will vote after watching all submitted movies to decide which film was the audience's favorite.
There are also judged categories with awards such as the best short for each genres
September 24 - 25
New York State International Film Festival is an official recognized 501(c)3 non profit organization Sponsorship fees are tax-deductible.
We offer unique, magnificent and exciting methods to incorporate your brand with local and international film makers and their audience in the Capital Region.
You could have your brand logo on the festival booklets, step&repeat banner, posters and our website. We can also play your commercial between movie screenings.
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