we are different.

Are you ready to join us? Submit your short film or web series to become a part of the family.

october 15 – 17, 2021

brooklyn, ny


industry panels.

get up close and personal with leaders in the entertainment industry.


short films & web series.

have your project on the big screen & celebrate your accomplishments with friends and family.



the spotlight is yours for the weekend. one screen with all eyes on you.



customized awards for all category winners.

featured film.

Have a 1 hour long dedicated screening block for your short film including a Q&A with members of your cast and crew at #EDFF2021.

It’s like having your own private screening!


best of fest.

view past award winners & their projects.



check out video highlights from past festivals.


find out more.

learn what this festival is all about.

Everyone is so friendly, they bring in nothing but quality films and they just package a genuine experience for filmmakers to collaborate and network.

B. Todd Johnston Actor & Writer

A wonderful space for filmmakers to encourage and recognize one another!

Maurice Whitfield Actor & Producer

The festival is extremely diverse and has a really terrific supportive energy. Highly recommended.

Jay Russell Director & Writer

It was a weekend of camaraderie and support from fellow filmmakers that left me feeling inspired.

Carolyn Pierre Outlar Director & Producer

festival highlights


Apparently we had reached a great height in the atmosphere, for the sky was a dead black, and the stars had ceased.

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