Final Draft Sponsors SWFF6!

We are delighted to announce that  Final Draft, Inc. is sponsoring the SWFF6 awards by providing a copy of their professional screenwriting software to all category and grand jury prize winners!


Final Draft, Inc. has published Final Draft® software--the number-one selling scriptwriting application in the world--for over 20 years. Final Draft software automatically paginates and formats your script to industry standards allowing writers to focus on what they do best--scripting stories. Used by industry giants like J.J Abrams, James Cameron, Aaron Sorkin and more, Final Draft software has become the professional's choice and the entertainment industry standard. 


In addition to its flagship software product, Final Draft, Inc. offers other services for writers, like the BigBreak Contest--a scriptwriting contest that launches careers and awards over $30,000 in cash and prizes. In 2012, Final Draft, Inc. launched Final Draft Mobile™; a division focused on bringing scriptwriting tools to mobile devices. The Final Draft Reader™ app for iPhone and iPad is the first in a series of mobile apps to be brought to market. To learn more about Final Draft, Inc. and its products and services, visit:


Red Giant Software Sponors SWFF6!

We are delighted to announce that Red Giant Software is sponsoring the SWFF6 awards by providing copies of their production and post-production software for the 1st place winners in each category and the grand jury prize winner! Prizes include the following:

  • PluralEyes 3.5 

  • Magic Bullet Suite 12

  • Shooter Suite

  • Magic Bullet Look 3.


Red Giant makes tools, films and training to enrich the community of filmmakers and motion designers. For their own award-winning short films, they create new software to fill their needs. Then they make those products available for everyone else, helping artists create the perfect look that matches their story. Red Giant develops tools that make the filmmaking process faster, more secure, more accurate and just more fun. For over 10 years, they have built software for motion design, color correction, visual effects and photography that is used for everything from major motion pictures to worldwide television programming to web production.


To learn more, and to join the Red Giant community, please go to You can also join Red Giant on Facebook (RedGiantSoftware), follow them on Twitter (@RedGiantNews), watch their films ( and get free content at



University Sponsors

Leadership at SUNY Oswego, SWFF6's host school, have provided extensive support for the festival. We would like to thank the following offices for providing resources:


Office of the President, SUNY Oswego

SUNY Oswego Alumni Association

SUNY Oswego Office of Auxiliary Services

Dean's Office, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, SUNY Oswego

Dean's Office, School of Communications Media & the Art, SUNY Oswego

Cinema & Screen Studies Program, SUNY Oswego

Department of English & Creative Writing, SUNY Oswego