​Winners 4th Season, August 11, 2018

Best Narrative --Der Jude

Finalist Narative -- Leave Me

​Semi-Finalist Narrative -- Mariposas, Swipe and Boy Moms vs. Girl Moms

Best Animation-- Encantado

Finalist Animation -- Star in the East

Best Experimental -- Grey Matter

Finalist Experimental -- Endless Pursuit

Best Dance -- Georgeta Varvarici "Drift"

Finalist Dance -- One and Another Half

Semi-Finalist Dance -- If 2, Orbis 

Best Documentary-- DACA Rally

Best Black & White -- DUCKO

Best Cinematography-- Thubalethu

​Best Original Score -- Grey Matter and Mariposas

Boy Moms verses Girl Moms



Screening the Best 3-Minute Films from all over the world in one of the best cities in the world -- Santa Barbara, California.

​4th Season screened films from Australia, Canada, China, Germany, Japan, Netherlands, United Kingdom, United States.

5th season ready for more. 


Submissions open for

5th Season 

Enter Now.

Screening: Saturday, April 6, 2019


Santa Barbara

6:30 PM 

The Brick Story


Grey Matter                 Mariposas                   63

​Note Change on Screening Date


​If 2.

'the beautiful': The Stories She Tell



Seeking more animation!

Got Some? Enter one Today!

Der Jude

Georgeta Varvarici "Drift"

Judges for 2018 include:

 Richard Carter, Set Photographer

Diane Mckenzie, Documentary Filmmaker

Peter Rodgers Mel​nick, Film, TV, Theater Music Composer

Ted Mills, Filmmaker, Writer, Instructor 

Director and Founding Principal, Lynn M. Holley