Film Festivals

Sundance Film Festival 2022 - Spark Filmmakers Collaborative

SFC & MMFF @ Sundance Film Festival 2022

Follow founder and executive director Lukia Costello as she attends the 2022 Sundance Film Festival—thanks in part to one of only 5 complimentary industry passes offered by the SIO Diversity Pass Program.

Find out what she’s done, what she’s doing now, and what she’s going to do next.

MicroMania® FilmFest

August 2022 (Dates TBD) | Buffalo, NY & Virtual

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!

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 2021 Has Concluded!

Featuring the first annual Haudenosaunee Micro-Short Film Program, 3 micro-short film screenings, virtual workshops & chats, 1:1 project mentoring, and streaming on-demand programming.

Stream 2019-2021 Official Selections & Award Winners Now!

Stream 200+ amazing micro-short films from international creators!

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Buffalo Shorts

Celebrating & Inspiring Short Filmmaking in Western New York

30 films up to 15 minutes in length were submitted in 2020 to be included in the new Buffalo Shorts streaming channel. Films 5 minutes and under also got a chance to qualify and compete in the 2020 MicroMania Film Festival.