Film Festivals

Friday Night Films at Five Points Bakery - Spark Filmmakers Collaborative

Friday Night Films @ Five Points Bakery

Come out to Five Points Bakery in Buffalo for 10 evenings of film screenings, panel discussions, filmmaking workshops, and more throughout Summer 2022.

MicroMania® FilmFest

September 3 – 30th | Buffalo, NY & Virtual

MicroMania Film Festival 2022 returns September 3-30th opening with the 2nd Annual Haudenosaunee Micro Short Film Program @Burchfield Penney Arts Center on September 3rd 1-3pm. Check out calendar for a full list of in persona and virtual festival events including workshops, filmmaker chats and more! – coming soon.

MicroMania Film Festival & MicroMania Channel are nonprofit projects created to support independent voices in film by celebrating the skill and artistry of micro-short films (up to 5 minutes long before credits).

Submit Your Film to MMFF 2022 by June 20th!

Submit your micro-short film (5 min or under) today for opportunities to stream on our channel, screen during our festival, and more!

MicroMania Film Fest 2022 returns September 3-20th, 2022!

Featuring the second annual Haudenosaunee Micro-Short Film Program, 5 micro-short film screenings, virtual workshops & chats free on-demand watch parties and more!

Stream 2019-2021 Official Selections & Award Winners Now!

We’ve attracted over 1,000,000 views for our officially selected filmmakers. Stream 200+ amazing micro-short films from international creators on the MicroMania Channel now!

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Buffalo Shorts

Celebrating & Inspiring Youth Short Filmmaking in Western New York

Coming soon!