Short Play and Short Film Prizes

Short Film Prize Submission Guidelines


Open to all Undergraduate filmmakers in the U.S. and Canada.


  • There are three categories: Fiction Live Action, Documentary and Webisodes.

  • All entries should have a running time of ten minutes or under including front and back credits.

  • All finalists will be notified by June 1, 2012.

  • Submission assumes the right of Stony Brook Southampton to broadcast the winning entry at its summer conference and on its YouTube channel.

  • The winning short will automatically be broadcast via a link on the Stony Brook Southampton website.


To submit your film go to:

  • Input your last and first name and email address.
  • In the Description box, please insert any information you might need to include about your upload.
  • Upload a QT video file of up to 300 MB
  • Type in the message word as visible in your display.
  • Click the submit button.

Deadline: April 1, 2012. All submissions received or postmarked after the deadline will be unopened and returned. The winner and runners-up will be notified in June 2012.

Mail DVD submissions to:
Annette Handley Chandler
Stony Brook Short Film Prize
Stony Brook Southampton
MFA in Theatre
239 Montauk Highway
Southampton, New York 11968