Deadline Extended! Bucknell Intercollegiate Film Festival

The Bucknell Intercollegiate Film Festival (BIFF) wants to see Pennsylvania student films! We’ve extended our FINAL deadline to March 18th–don’t miss out!!! 

The 2018 festival will take place on April 29th in the historic 1941 Campus Theatre in downtown Lewisburg, Pennsylvania. BIFF is an entirely student-run festival whose mission is to showcase films made by Pennsylvania students. Eligibility guidelines and submission instructions are below.


  • Films or videos must have been made while the filmmaker was enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student at any Pennsylvania school.
  • Any genre or subject matter is eligible.
  • Run time must be 15 minutes or less.
  • Work must have been completed after December 2015.
  • Only one entry per filmmaker, please.
  • Accepted preview formats: streaming links and 16mm prints.
  • Accepted exhibition formats: H264 files and 16mm prints

There is no submission fee! All submitted films will be watched in their entirety.

The deadline for submissions has been extended to March 18thNotifications will be sent in early April.

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONSPlease fill out the online form. We are also on Film Freeway.

Email with any questions. Please do NOT send files as attachments. If submitting a 16mm film for preview purposes mailing instructions will be sent to you.

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