Wheaton Film Festival
 

The festival has concluded. Click the button above to purchase an All Access Pass, which gives you access to replays of the seminars. 

Submissions for WFF2020 now closed. 

Submissions for the 7th Annual Wheaton Film Festival open January, 2021. 


 

Winning Films 


General Submission Films

LEVIN GRAND PRIZE

Oleander by Kate Hackett

2nd PLACE

El Mahal (2019) by Ziad Foty

3rd PLACE

Daydream by Alec Reyna


Student Films

KAMEN PRIZE

A Lonely Conversation by Harrison Dove-Green

2nd PLACE

Valle del Silicio (Silicon Valley) by James Michael Douglas

3rd PLACE

Lucid by Shelly Ortiz


Montgomery County Films

WHEATON AWARD

Scary Story to Tell in the Dark #684 by Carlos Gonzalez-Fernandez 

2nd PLACE

Third Base to Faith by Amina Chaudary

3rd PLACE

Harry T. Dewey Memorial Garden by Marilyn Stone and Marilyn Sklar


BEST WRITING

A Lonely Conversation by Harrison Dove-Green

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

El Mahal (2019) by Ziad Foty

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

Scary Story to Tell in the Dark #684 by Carlos Gonzalez-Fernandez

BEST DIRECTION

Heroes' Honeymoon by Rich West

BEST SOUND

Heroes' Honeymoon by Rich West



Selected Films


Harry T. Dewey Memorial Garden by Marilyn Stone and Marilyn Sklar

Third Base to Faith by Amina Chaudary 
Hael by Willie Padin 
A.R.T. by Raquel LM
Scary Story to Tell in the Dark #684 by Carlos Gonzalez-Fernandez 
A Lonely Conversation by Harrison Dove-Green
Lucid by Shelly Ortiz
My Theory on Ghosts by Elijah Barry
The Reunion by Jiayang Liu
Femme Fatale DC by Erica Ness and Daniel Sheffield
Jericho by Tiffany Joy Taylor
Valle del Silicio (Silicon Valley) by James Michael Douglas
All Hail the Champion by Eric Lochstampfor
Heretic by Joshua Nicholás Prits 
Heroes' Honeymoon by Rich West 
JUMP START by Skinny Corleone 
Anagnorisis by Arturo Dueñas Herrero
"APOCALYPSE NOTES" (Music is in danger!) by Pierre GAFFIÉ
Oleander by Kate Hackett
Fix My Bike by Rocky McKoy
1865 by Andrea R Mihailescu
A Place Called Galet by Arjarn Jin
Daydream by Alec Reyna
These Brownies by Benjamin Shapiro
0.6 ft apart by Amit Barnathan
Ballin': A Kickball Story by Millie Cupp
Landfill by Heidi Scott
El Mahal (2019) by Ziad Foty
Put it Down by Frankey Barrz, Kris Furnish






 

Festival Details


Who

Filmmakers and attendees from around the world!


What
A festival that screens short films and provides film educational panels.


When
The WFF2020 was on Saturday and Sunday, November 14th & 15th, 2020. The 7th Annual Wheaton Film Festival is set for November 12th, 2021. 


Where
Virtually! To see the online WFF2020 event page, click here. The WFF2021 is planned to be an in-person event. 


Why
To highlight indie filmmakers from Montgomery County, MD USA and also around the globe.


How

Buy a ticket or submit a film to attend.