$60K Cash & Prizes, Grab AT & T Short Film Awards

AT & T Short Film Awards entries is open. If you are a filmmaker and want your voice to be heard then must apply by deadline. Emerging creators can apply in any of six diffrent categories. Winning submissions will be determined by the judges. Entry is totally free. No purchase is necessary.

Location : New York, USA. Deadline : December 7, 2018.


The Competition is open to all US residents.

Categories & Prizes

Best Short Film : Shot On Mobile 

Short films shot on tablet, smartphone or drone will be accepted.

1st : $5,000.

Best Short Film :  Emerging Filmmakers

Short films, documentaries, 360 degree video and short shots on mobile is required.

1st : $10,000. 2nd : $3,000. 3rd : $2,000.

Best Short Film : Underrepresented Creator

Creators must include people with disabilities, women, LGBTQ and people of color.

1st : $5,000.

Best VR/AR/MR Project

In this category projects must not exceed a total viewing time of 15 minutes.

1st : $5,000.

Best Spanish Language Short

A current graduate, doctoral or post doctoral students enrolled in college or university are eligible.

Winner : $20,000.

Youth Filmmakers Awards

Middle and high school students aged 13-18 can enter.


  • Winners will receive total $60,000 cash and prizes.
  • Trip to Tribeca Film Festival and mentorship opportunity.

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