The Flying Robot international Film Festival, now in our 3rd year, is the world's premier open competitive short film festival focused on aerial cinema created from the perspective of drones.
Submissions for the 2017 festival are now being accepted. Festival participation is open to anyone around the world with an Internet connection. Entry fees are low. The final deadline for submissions has been extended to October 1, 2017.
Shorts drone films, 5 minutes or less, are being considered for these categories.
Final selected films will screened at the 2017 premiere in San Francisco on November 16th at the Roxie Theater. Tickets can be purchased here.
The 2017 FRiFF Jury hails from the worlds of aerial cinema, FPV drone racing, feature filmmaking, robotics, artificial intelligence, manufacturing and media. They will critically assess this year's submitted films.
In 2016, FRiFF received 180 submissions across 8 categories spanning 40 countries. 25 selected shorts, as determined by the FRiFF jury, were screened on November 17th, 2016 at the Roxie Theater in San Francisco.
FRiFF was founded by Eddie Codel, a San Francisco based live video producer, aerial filmmaker and drone nerd.