Trenton Film Festival

2018 Trenton Film Festival

Submissions are now closed for the Trenton Film Festival.  The schedule for the 2018 Festival will be announced in mid-December.


Thank you for a great 2017 Trenton Film Festival!

The 2017 festival featured 37 films from 14 countries, including documentaries, narrative films, spoken word, animation and music videos by filmmakers from as close as Pennington, NJ and Philadelphia to as far away as Israel and Serbia, as well as a panel discussion with local filmmakers about filmmaking for social causes.

See the 2017 Trenton Film Festival schedule

Thank you to all of our filmmakers for making the 2017 festival an unparalleled success! We are pleased to announce this year’s award winners:

BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE
Who’s Gonna Love Me Now?
(Israel, Dir. Tomer Heymann)

BEST DOCUMENTARY SHORT
Owsia (Darkened Water)
(Iran, Dir. Alireza Dehghan)

BEST NARRATIVE FEATURE
Jasmine
(US, Dir. Dax Phelan)

BEST NARRATIVE SHORT
Nothing Happened
(US, Dir. Ted Schneider)

BEST NARRATIVE SHORT, HONORABLE MENTION
Pasquale’s Magic Veal
(US, Dir. D.J. Higgins)

BEST ANIMATED FILM
Equipoise
(US, Dir. Gung-Kai Koo)

BEST NEW MEDIA
Can You Decide
(Italy, Lu Pulici)

AUDIENCE FAVORITE
Another Time
(US, Dir. Amy Frear)

JAMES SOLHEIM AWARD FOR BEST FILM
Who’s Gonna Love Me Now?
(Israel, Dir. Tomer Heymann and Barak Heymann)

 


From Past Festivals

See the 2016 Trenton Film Festival winners
See the 2016 Trenton Film Festival line-up
See TFS talk about the festival on Fistful of Popcorn
See the 2015 Trenton Film Festival line-up

See Trenton Film Festival on Fistful of Popcorn
See the 2015 Trenton Film Festival winners
See the 2014 Trenton Film Festival winners