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Calling all college student filmmakers! Have a great story to tell?

The AT&T Film Awards is an open challenge seeking imaginative, undiscovered short films from talented storytellers across the U.S. who want their voices heard. 

Are you enrolled in a film school or a recent grad? We’re looking for inspiring and creative shorts - up to 10 minutes -  from the next generation of filmmakers. Students will compete for up to $15,000 in cash prizes and a chance to take home the AT&T Film Awards trophy. There is no fee to enter!

Challenge Description

  • Length: The film’s final running time must not exceed 10 minutes, including credits
  • Genres: Action/adventure, comedy, documentary, drama, experimental, horror, sci-fi, and thriller
  • Supported video file type:  .mp4
  • Language: Film must be in English
  • Films must be completed after January 1, 2015
  • There is no fee to enter


Students must be currently enrolled in college, film school or recent grads. Open to legal residents of the U.S. See Official Rules for full eligibility requirements. Finalists will be required to provide proof of enrollment documentation.


  • 1st Place:  $10,000 Cash
  • 2nd Place:  $3,000 Cash
  • 3rd Place:   $2,000 Cash
See Official Rules for full contest details.
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