CNY Short Film Competition

Update: The 3rd Annual CNY Short Film Competition

Exciting news for aspiring filmmakers and recent graduates from the Central New York region!

That is why we are pleased to confirm the 3rd Annual CNY Short Film Competition. Specific dates, application information, and Competition guidelines will be announced later this year.

Despite setbacks due to COVID, winners of the 2020 CNY SFC have successfully continued production of their shorts. We thank them for their resourcefulness, adaptability, and hard work, and we can’t wait to see the finished projects!

Innovation Group of CNY Arts believes that the arts are essential to the creative and commercial vitality of any community. Now more than ever before, advancing artistic enterprise remains critically important – especially after a year of unprecedented global challenges.

READ MORE about the 2020 Short Film Competition Winners


Please direct any inquiries to: film@cnyarts.org