Berkshire Student Film Festival - Submissions now being accepted for 2019 film festival

With the start of our 33rd season, the Berkshire Jewish Film Festival—for the very first itme— is accepting the work of talented young filmmakers!

We invite college students to submit their short (30 minutes or less), Jewish-themed films for consideration in our 2019 film festival.

This application may be submitted electronically or by regular mail. 

If sending by regular mail, please send with your DVD screener to:

Berkshire Jewish Film Festival | Knesset Israel

16 Colt Road Pittsfield, MA 01201

If sending electronically, please include your Vimeo link and password, and email to:

Questions? Contact us at:

Eligible Genres: Narrative, Documentary, and/or Animation films completed between 1/1/17 and 12/31/18.


  • Submissions received by December 1, 2018: Fee waived
  • Submissions received between December 2, 2018 and January 1, 2019: $35
  • Entries closed after January 1, 2019

All filmmakers will be notified of their status by April 1, 2019

Email festival for payment instructions.