14 Years of Global Independent Filmmaking

Celebrating 14 years of international content creators competing for awards — films, TV/web series, videos, scripts, art and apps.

Live Script Reading with UMFF Actors

Writers of shorts and features compete at UMFF. Top 10 writers are revealed during the script reading featuring metro-Atlanta actors.

Guest Speakers and Workshop Presenters

Industry professionals bring educational sessions on film, TV and digital content creation, financing, global distribution and marketing.

UMFF Hackathon: Creating Apps for Content Creators

A pre-festival event, the Hackathon for Content Creators is presented by WeCodeAcademy, September 25-26 with winners announced at UMFF.

#BlackLivesMatter: Content Creators Changing the Black Narrative

Ccontent creators and activists come together in this forum to execute a strategy to use our talents to change the global narrative of the Black community.

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Get your tickets today for the 14th UMFF, October 8-11, 2015, at the Hilton Atlanta Northeast Hotel in metro-Atlanta - Norcross, Georgia, Gwinnett County.

UMFF 2014 Winners
Christmas Wedding Baby Feature Film
Christmas Wedding Baby

Best Feature Film 2014 and Audience Award 2nd place winner directed by Kiara C. Jones, NY USA.

The Devil Goes Down Short Film
The Devil Goes Down

Best Fantasy Short Film 2014 and Audience Award winner directed by Nicholas Julius, NY USA.

When Tables Turn
When Tables Turn

Best Socially-Conscious Short Film 2014 directed by Michael Foster, North Carolina - USA.

My Name Is Karma
My Name Is Karma

Best Comedy Short Film 2014 directed by Salina Duplessis, Gardena, CA - USA.

Passages
Passages

Best Socially-Conscious International Short Film 2014 directed by Neysan Sobhani - Beijing, China.

Leave of Absence
Leave of Absence

Best International Sci-Fi Short Film 2014 directed by Row and Jack - Bilbao, Spain.

If You Love Your Children
If You Love Your Children

Short Film Audience Award 2014 directed by Sanjay Patel, Fort McMurray, Alberta Canada.

Righteous
Righteous

Best Socially-Conscious International Short Film 2014 directed by Cory Bowles - Halifax, NS Canada.

El Pintor de Sombras
El Pintor de Sombras

Best International Short Film 2014 directed by Miguel Garcia de la Calera - Bilbao, Spain.

Beautiful
Beautiful

Best Music Video 2014 featuring Nez Erok; directed by Paul Komadina, Perth, WA - Australia.

Habs (Imprisoned)
Habs (Imprisoned)

Music Video Audience Award 2014 winner directed by Navid Navid, Cologne, NRW - Germany.

Two-A-Days
Two-A-Days

Best College Student Short Film 2014 winner directed by April Wilson, Illinois - USA.

Carry On
Carry On

Best College Student Short Film - International Award 2014 winner directed by Yatao Li - Beijing, China.

The Blobby Boys
The Blobby Boys

Best Animation 2014 directed by Nath Milburn, Atlanta, GA - USA

Cuerdas (Strings)
Cuerdas (Strings)

Best Animation - International 2014 and Audience Award winner directed by Pedro Solis Garcia, Spain.

The Helen Lindsey Story
The Helen Lindsey Story

Best Documentary Short Film 2014 winner directed by Mike Ray, Atlanta, GA - USA.

Autistic Like Me: A Father’s Perspective
Autistic Like Me: A Father’s Perspective

Best Documentary Feature Film 2014 winner directed by Charles Jones, Lawrence, NY - USA.

One World Under A Groove
One World Under A Groove

Best Documentary Feature Film - International 2014 winner directed by Giulia Giorgi, Rome, Italy.

Clipped Wings
Clipped Wings

UMFF 2014 Young Urban Mediamakers Videopalooza (High School) winner directed by Leo Pfeifer, Seattle, WA - USA.

How Do You Pronounce Pho?
How Do You Pronounce Pho?

UMFF 2014 Young Urban Mediamakers Videopalooza (High School) - International winner directed by Carol Nguyen, Ontario Canada.

No Hug Zone
No Hug Zone

UMFF 2014 Young Urban Mediamakers Videopalooza (High School) - Audience Award winner directed by Jacqueline Olivo, Fairfax Station, VA - USA.

Chasing Refuge
Chasing Refuge

Founder's Choice Award 2014 directed by Krystian Ramlogan - Chaguanas Trinidad and Tobago.

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