Official Selections will be screened at TCL Chinese 6 Theatres, located on Level 3 of the Hollywood & Highland Center, in Hollywood on Monday, 23 October @ 6:30 pm.


Tickets to attend the 2017 SMPTE-HPA Student Film Festival are available with SMPTE 2017 registration packages or separately as a ticket-only registration.


Admission is free for students, and a $25 donation to benefit the SMPTE Education Fund is suggested for others. Those that donate may use promo code SFF2017 to receive a free exhibits-only pass for SMPTE 2017! *



For those not attending SMPTE 2017, you will still have to register for tickets through the conference website.


Select the registration item "Special Event Ticket Only" and then on the next page, select the ticket "SMPTE-HPA Student Film Festial."


If you would like to attend SMPTE 2017, please register for that admission item and then add a ticket for the film festival on to that registration. You may use promo code SFF2017 to receive a free exhibits-only pass for SMPTE 2017! *


If you are already registered for SMPTE 2017 and want to add a ticket to the film festival, please click "Already Registered? and enter your confirmation number. Then, click to Modify your registration so you can add a ticket to the film festival.


* Complimentary passes are limited to new exhibits-only registrations and may not be used for previous registrations, any other conference registration packages, and/or applied to special event ticket purchases



Award winners for each category will be announced and presented at the festival.


In addition, the Audience Choice Award will be voted on by attendees and presented at the conclusion of the festival.


Thank You To Our Student Film Festival Sponsors!


SMPTE 2017 is the world’s premier forum for the exploration of media and entertainment technology. Find out more about SMPTE at www.smpte.org


SMPTE 2017 includes three days of technical sessions, two high-tech exhibition halls, special events including the Annual Awards Gala, and the SMPTE-HPA Student Film Festival, plus a pre-conference Symposium, bringing you unparalleled opportunities for professional development, relationship building, and “mind sharing.” Presenters and attendees include world-renowned technology thought-leaders.