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Passaic County Film Festival

The 2020 Passaic County Film Festival will be held on April 25, 2020 at Fabian 8 Cinemas, located on the upper level of the Center City Mall at 301 Main Street, Paterson. 

Passaic County Film Festival Guidelines
We welcome the submission of 10-minute short films, PSA's, documentaries, and Music Videos from High School, College/University Students and Independent Filmmakers who live, work or attend school in Passaic County, New Jersey USA.  All entries must be the sole creative and technical effort of the individual(s) submitting the work. The film must be produced, directed, edited, etc. by High School Students, University Students or Independent Filmmakers only. There is no entrance fee for artists and no admission fees for the festival. 

Click here for the Passaic County Film Festival Application

Film entries must be 10 minutes in length or less and fall into the following film categories:

1. General Short Film 
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3. Documentary Short Film 
4. Music Video 

One Grand Prize will also be awarded as the best film of the festival.

The Passaic County Film Festival is held at: 

The Fabian 8 Theater 
Center City Mall 
301 Main Street – Upper Level 
Main Street and Ward Street 
Paterson, New Jersey

Screening begins at 10 a.m. - Awards Presentation to Follow