BAC Seeks Regional Short Films for Brookfield Film Festival

Brookfield Arts Commission | January 8, 2020

The Brookfield Arts Commission regional short films for a new addition to the Brookfield Film Festival. Regional Indie Afternoon joins the three screenings of award winning, short films that make up Shorts & to the Point.

Dates of the 2020 Brookfield Film Festival are Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, April 3rd – 5th. Regional Indie Afternoon screens on Saturday afternoon.

Catherine Malek, Chair of the Arts Commission is enthusiastic about adding the new session. “We are excited to be able to give regional filmmakers the opportunity to have their films showcased. This adds an extra dimension to a film festival that has become a well-established event over the last decade.”

The Brookfield Arts Commission invites independent filmmakers who live and/or film in Connecticut and bordering states (MA, NY, and RI) to submit their short films through Film Freeway at

More details on the parameters for submission can be found on Film Freeway. The deadline for submission is February 14, 2020.

The Brookfield Arts Commission invites accepted filmmakers to participate in a Q&A panel discussion immediately following the screening.