Tuesday, April 16, 2019

And the Nominees Are...

The judges have completed their evaluations and the top three entries in each category are nominated for a Judges' Choice Award. Winners will be announced at the Judges' Choice Awards on Friday May 3, 2019. Registrations for the 20th Bridge Film Festival Screening Event is now open!

Awards Categories:


  • Documentary
    • Descendants of Tosni - Germantown Friends School
    • Peace Together - George School
    • What's Up Quakers - Moses Brown School
  • Narrative
    • Conflict on the Kickball Field - Frankford Friends School
    • Oblivion - Friends Academy
    • Rodney's Whisper - George School
  • New Media: 
    • Friend Not Foe - Brooklyn Friends School
    • Integrity - George School
    • SPICES - Friends Meeting School
  • Public Service Announcement
    • Be A Buddy Not a Bully - Friends Central School
    • Don't Be the Next One - New Garden Friends School
    • Simplicity - George School

    Monday, April 8, 2019

    Save the DATE! - Screening Event Announcement!



    This year marks the 20th anniversary of our film festival! To celebrate this auspicious occasion, Brooklyn Friends School will host a Film Festival Screening Event in the Spring, on the evening of Friday May 3, 2019. All are invited! Save the date and mark your calendar now. Please fill out the registration information before Friday April 26, 2019. If you intend on bringing a group larger than 20, please contact info@bridgefilmfestival.org.

    Sunday, March 31, 2019

    The 20th BFF Films Are Here!

    The 20th Bridge Film Festival is proud to present to you this year's finalist films. The 25 entries were produced by 12 Friends' schools and include: 6 documentary, 7 narrative, 5 public service announcements and 7 new media productions.



    The Bridge Film Festival, "On-Line" Judges will now begin evaluations to provide feedback to our filmmakers and determine award winners. The award winners will be announce at the May 3rd Judges' Choice Awards Show hosted by Brooklyn Friends School. BFF Screening Event Committees may now select appropriate films to meet the needs of their own events. The spreadsheet below includes audience recommendation by division.

    This year's participating schools: Brooklyn Friends School, Frankford Friends School, Friends Academy, Friends' Central School, Friends Meeting School, George School, Germantown Friends School, Moses Brown School, New Garden Friends School, Olney Friends School, Tandem Friends School, The Friends' School.