Film Festival FAQ

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Q: “What if my film or writing is aceepted into the festival?”

A: Check the status of your writing project’s accpetance HERE.

Check the status of your film project’s acceptance HERE.

Check our Film Official Selections HERE.

If you are a semi-finalist, finalist or Top 10, this is it and you are welcome to download your film festival laurels.

From the Top 10 we select our Top 5: Scroll down to see Top 5 Short Screenplays, Top 5 Feature Screenplays and Top 5 Teleplays. If listed, you are welcome join our festival and awards ceremony to compete for prizes and awards.

(Writer/filmmaker must be present to accept their award/prize.)

Our Film Official Selections can be viewed HERE. These are the selections that will be screening at our festival on Dec. 4, 2016 at the Wythe Hotel in Brooklyn, NY. Please email us your HD download of your official selection: jodaism(at)

Q: “I’ve been selected to be in the festival. Do I get a filmmaker badge?”

A: Each official film selection is granted one (1) Filmmaker Ticket. This includes your film screening, awards ceremony and after-party.

Additional tickets will be for sale (for friends and family), if available, on screening day. Only Festival Passes guarantee seating.

(Individual film tickets do not include entry into awards ceremony and/or after-party. Only Festival Passes do.)

You (and friends/family/film team) can also purchase a festival pass HERE which includes all film screenings, awards ceremony and after-party.

Seating is limited.

Top 5 Writers are encouraged to purchase a festival pass, to be present and eligible for awards/prizes at our awards ceremony at 10PM.

Q: “What if I have more questions?”

A: You can email us and we will get back to you ASAP.

Thank you!

JoDa Hodge (NYFTF Director)



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