Key Dates – Bucks Fever FilmFest

Key Dates

The Bucks Fever FilmFest is an annual, juried festival. Winning short films submitted by high school, college and emerging filmmakers are screened at the County Theater in Doylestown, PA.

Film and Script Submissions Accepted

Early bird Deadline: April 4, 2022
Emerging Artist Deadline: August 1, 2022
College Deadline: August 22, 2022
High School Deadline: September 12, 2022
February 14, 2022 - September 12, 2022
FilmFest Judging (closed to public)September 15, 2022

FilmFest Film Crawl

All Day EventOctober, 15th 2022 (Saturday)

Location: The TileWorks of Bucks County

* In the event of a rain out the days events will be accessible online via virtual access.
Registration Opens1:00 p.m.
Come to the Registration tent to get your Wrist Band, Popcorn, T-Shirt, Drink Cup, Drink Tickets & Purchase day of tickets

Awards Ceremony2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
FilmFest winners and screenwriting competition finalists will be announced.
Film Panel Discussion3:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Shooting On A Shoestring Budget
Panelists: Stefan Avalos, Phillip Carroll, Thomas Verdi
Moderator: Jim Breckenridge
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FilmCrawl Finalists Films Showing Part 14:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Screening of the 2022 Finalist Films
Scriptwriters Table Read5:45 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.
The 3 Finalists Screenplays will be read with live actors
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FilmCrawl Finalists Films Showing Part 27:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Screening of the 2022 Finalist Films


VIP Reception / Meet And Greet / Winning Films Screening

Multiple EventsOctober, 16th 2022 (Sunday)
VIP Reception / Meet And Greet5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Location: The Hattery

Open to VIP Ticket holders, Sponsors, FilmFest Winners and FilmFest Staff

FilmFest Winners Screening7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Location: County Theater
20 E State St, Doylestown, PA 18901

The Winning films from the 2022 Bucks Fever FilmFest will be screened
After Party9:00 p.m.

Location: Chambers 19

Come celebrate with us another successful year of all things film.


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