Visions 8 Film Festival & Conference Accepting Entries Until January 2018

The University of North Carolina Wilmington Film Department enthusiastically extends their welcome to undergraduate students to submit to the Visions 8 Film Festival and Conference, a film festival run for students by students. Beginning on October 26th, Visions FFC will be accepting all undergraduate entries for short films of all genres as well as scholarly papers focused on film and media. Visions FFC is searching for innovative undergraduate filmmakers to submit their films or papers. The Visions Film Festival & Conference will be held on April 6th, 2018 in UNC-Wilmington’s Lumina Theater.

All film and paper submissions must have been completed between January 2015 and January 2018 by undergraduate student(s) to be considered. No works-in-progress will be accepted. Submission related inquiries should be directed to Cevann Howe at

Submission Deadlines

  • Early Submission Deadline: December 6th, 2017

  • Regular Film Submission Deadline: January 6th, 2018

  • Paper Submission Deadline: January 6th, 2018

  • Late Film Submission Deadline: January 16th, 2018

Submission Instructions

  • All submitted films must go through FilmFreeway:

  • Information must be provided via Google Forms:

  • All Abstracts must be submitted through Google Forms:


Submissions are closed for Visions 8. Check back in December 2018 for Visions 9 submissions.