The 7th ANNual Albany Filmfest - It's a Wrap!

"Awesome films!" "Great variety!" "Albany FilmFest gets better every year!"

2017 red carpet gallery

2017 event gallery

Filmmaker Spotlight: Director Cameo Wood talks about her short film REAL ARTISTS, featured at Albany FilmFest 2017.

Thanks to our filmmakers, our audiences, our sponsors in-kind partners, and Superfans, and our semi-glamorous and always fabulous AFF Team for making 2017 our most fun and successful ever. See you all next year!

And the awards go to . . .


Start planning now for Albany FilmFest 2018


Short films (30 minutes or less) - all genres - documentaries, dramas, comedies, animations, tiny movies (3 minutes or less)

Youth filmmakers - we want to see your films! Two categories, Youth 6-12 and 13-17 or high school senior.

Current or former Albany residents, all ages - you are eligible to enter Albany Filmmakers Showcase, free and non-competitive.





News and Events


Fingers crossed for Patrick Osborne's "Pearl" nominated for an Academy Award! Here's hoping you get the Oscar tonight, Patrick! Congratulations!

See "Pearl" at Albany FilmFest on Sunday, March 26.


Thanks to our awesome partners and supporters

For your help in supporting the free flow of communication and creative expression in our community and across borders.

Albany FilmFest is an ongoing project of Albany’s Community Media Access Committee, Arts Committee, and the staff of KALB-33. Our mission is to bridge business, community, and the arts, and to encourage diversity, originality, creativity, and open communication. Many, many thanks to the City of Albany, the Albany Library, and to our generous partners in Albany and beyond!