The deadline for submissions for the 14th Annual Digital Film Festival, 2017 is Tuesday, May 23

Categories you and your team could win in this year:

  • Narrative
  • Comedy
  • Documentary
  • Experimental
  • Animation

Requirements & How to Submit
Videos must be no longer than 15 minutes and do not have to correspond to the festival theme. Please note videos longer than 15 minutes may not be accepted.

You may submit up to TWO films, each in different categories.

Submitter must be a UCSD student with a valid PID number.

Submit your Vimeo or YouTube link HERE.

When submissions are due, videos will be forwarded to the judges.  Judges will then score and choose the top three nominee videos for each category.  After that, everyone will be invited to our screening on May 25, 2017 where the winning video and prizes will be announced. Click here to RSVP (TBA).


Prizes for each category (Tentative)
1st place – $150 Visa Gift Card and certificate
2nd and 3rd place – Certificate

Best Picture – Audio Technica Headphones

We not only offer prizes to the Film Festival’s winners, but also to the general audience, so everyone is welcome to the event to win free giveaways!

Dinner & Refreshments
What’s a film festival without any food?!  The Digital Film Festival Committee is bringing to you catering Italian food from HDH. Bring an empty stomach because you deserve it free for submitting!!

View past VPC film fest judges and prizes here.