Submissions are now closed. 

Student Paper Submissions


  • Submit papers for the symposium using the online entry form.

  • There are no entry fees for papers.

  • You must include an abstract and the final paper.

  • If selected you will be required to present your paper publicly.

  • Awards will be announced during the festival.

Film & Video Submissions


Entry Fee: $10


Please note there are new options for submitting film/video work.

Please follow directions.



  • Please submit your film by providing a link to an online file. This is our preferred method of prescreening. We suggest Vimeo or Youtube. If you can't submit via an online link, you may submit an authored DVD with your entry fee to the SWFF address.

  • If your work is selected you will be asked to provide a high quality downloadable version for festival screening.

  • You must fill out a new submission form for each work that you submit and include an entry fee for EACH project.

  • If paying online, please use the link to the left to access our online payment option.

  • If paying by check or money order, please make payable to: FSA-SWFF.

  • If submitting your work on disk PLEASE DO NOT USE FIBER FILLED ENVELOPES! They can cause damage to the equipment. Entries delivered this way will not be viewed.


If you need to mail entry fees or films, send it to:

Visual Arts and New Media ATTN: SWFF

217 Rockefeller Arts Center

SUNY Fredonia

Fredonia, NY 14063