Wheaton Film Festival

The 7th Annual Wheaton Film Festival is planned to be an in-person event on November 12th, 2021. Submissions open January 24, 2021.


To get a sense of the festival's content, please see the schedule for the 6th Annual Wheaton Film Festival below.

WFF2020 Schedule

Saturday, November 14th, 2020


11am - Demystifying the Grant Writing Experience with Paul Marengo (SEMINAR)

12:30pm - Filmmaking with Virtual Sets with Chris Petracco (SEMINAR)

2pm - Marketing for Impact with Amy DeLouise (SEMINAR)

3:30pm - Effective Networking for Media Makers with Melissa Houghton and Linnan Lin (SEMINAR)

5pm - Entertainment Law 101 with John Mason (SEMINAR)

6:30pm - FILM SCREENING Student Films

8pm - FILM SCREENING Montgomery County Films

9pm - FILM SCREENING General Submission (Film Group 1)


Sunday, November 15th, 2020


11am - Filmmaking: the Next Generation with Meagan Lewis (SEMINAR)

12:30pm - Documentary Film Production with Kevin Sharpley (SEMINAR)

2pm - Writing Effective Stories for Script with Maryanne Culpepper (SEMINAR)

3:30pm - Technology for Sound Recording and Web Streaming with Adam Levin (SEMINAR)

5pm - FILM SCREENING General Submission (Film Group 2)

8pm - Awards Ceremony


WFF2021 Panel Discussions


To Be Determined


WFF2021 Festival Speakers


To Be Determined


WFF2021 Film Lineup 

To Be Determined



WFF2021 Judges


To Be Determined


Awards & Prizes

"Levin Grand Prize"

Jury Award for Best Film in General Category.

"Wheaton Award"

Jury Award for Best Community Story in Montgomery County Category.

"Kamen Prize"

Jury Award for Best Student Film.

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