Important reminders for DAFT’s Michigan Student Film Festival The following was also sent in an email to DAFT teachers of previous festivals. We are quickly approaching the March 4th entry deadline . The festival will once again be at the DIA’s fabulous Detroit Film Theatre, Saturday April 29th. Visit us at www.DAFTonline.org for all the latest. Please […]
Happy New Year from DAFT! Here are some important notes that will be going out in our Newsletter January 17th. Please share this information with your contacts in the K-8 community; we’d really like to boost the entries. Due Date moved to March 3rd: Thanks for your patience as we streamline the registration process. We […]
On Friday December 9, 2016 over 125 of the top media production students from 14 different school districts met at the Motion Picture Institute in Troy for DAFT’s 3rd annual Media Student Symposium. Here are some highlights… Keynote speaker, WXYZ’s Sports’ Brad Galli. Lake Orion High School’s Roger Smith with Brad Galli. Licensed drone pilot Matthew […]
Thanks for your patience, everyone! Here’s a photo album of the great day we had at the 2016 Michigan Student Film Festival! If you need a larger file size, please send a request (with the file # please) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Here are the amazing Best of Show films screened at the 48th Michigan Student Film Festival on April 23, 2016 at the DIA’s Detroit Film Theatre. Senior Reel (9-12 grade) Junior Reel (K-8 grade)
Thanks to Marco of MPI of Michigan who shared these photos with us! More to come! On April 23, 2016, the 48th Michigan Student Film Festival drew both record entries (over 400) and record crowds for both K-8 and 9-12 screenings of Best of Show films. The generous DIA’s Detroit Film Theatre was once again host to […]
What: DAFT’s 48th Michigan Student Film Festival – Free Admission! When: Saturday, April 23rd: 9:30 AM (K-8 grade Best of Show reel), 11:45 AM (9-12 grade Best of Show reel) Where: The DIA’s Detroit Film Theatre (John R. side), 5200 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48202 (John R. side entrance) We hope you can join us the morning of […]
Due to unexpected technical issues on our website and with payment options, we are extended DAFT’s deadline for entries for the Michigan Student Film Festival until Friday, March 11th. We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience and thank the many entries we have received–and the emails/phone calls regarding the snags. There will also be a […]