Appalachian Film Festival

Appalachian Film Festival
Somerset Community College
808 Monticello Street
Somerset, United States

Tel: (606)451-6766

2018, Finished
Fri 6th Apr to Sat 7th Apr

Festival Overview

A film festival hosted by the College's Harriette Simpson Arnow Writer's Conference to focus on the films of Appalachian filmmakers.


Special Recognition for outstanding achievement awards


Action Adaptation Adventure Advertising Animation Art-house Asian Black Black Comedy Bollywood Children Comedy Crime Disaster Documentary Drama Educational Erotic Experimental Family Fantasy Foreign Language French Gangster Gay and Lesbian Ghost Historical Horror Independent Jewish Legal Martial Arts Medical Murder Mystery Music Video Musical Mystery National Natural History Noir Period Political Reality Religious Romance Science Fiction Short Silent Sport Spy Student Supernatural Teen Thriller Travel TV War Western Women

Known festival contacts Contacts
Steve Cleberg


Open to the public


All films from filmmakers who reside in the Appalachian states of Kentucky, Tennessee, New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio, West Virginia, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama and Mississippi will be considered. The fest will accept films of any genre including documentaries and animated shorts. While submissions focusing on the Appalachian experience are encouraged, it is not required for entry.


Films no longer than 30 minutes in length.


There are no entry fees associated with this festival

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