DAFT is proud to announce the winners of its annual student contest for its poster designs. Congratulations to the following students who were selected from 50 entries from across the state of Michigan. All of our submitting artists and their schools are listed below Grand Prize: Co-Winners Lobby Poster & Program Front-Cover Amiya Perez William […]
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Live-Streaming Info for 52nd Michigan Student Film Festival (7 pm, May 14-17)
The longest-running student film festival in the country will hold the 52nd Michigan Student Film Festival online–May 14-17th continuing its 30-year partnership with the Detroit Institute of Arts spectacular Detroit Film Theatre via DAFT’s Facebook Live Event at this link. From nearly 300 entries, 53 selections have been chosen as Best-of-Show by a judging panel […]
49th Michigan Student Film Fest News & Prizes – New Deadline, March 3rd
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 […]
Photo Album – 2016 Michigan Student Film Festival!
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 email@example.com.
Snapshots from the 48th Michigan Student Film Festival
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 […]
Free Admission! The 48th Michigan Student Film Fest at the DIA – April 23rd – 9:30 AM & 11:45 AM Screenings
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 […]
IMPORTANT – Festival Submission Deadline Extended One Week to March 11th
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 […]
10 FAQs about the Michigan Student Film Festival
Saturday, April 25, 2020 at the DIA’s Detroit Film Theatre (updated January 2020) Q. What is the festival? Recognized by the American Film Institute as the longest-running K-12 student film festival in the nation, the Michigan Student Film Festival was founded by the non-profit DAFT (Digital Arts, Film and Television) as a showcase for Michigan […]