The A3F

Founded in 2005, the A3F hosts annual challenges for filmmakers in Arizona and the Southwest.

"WOW! WOW! WOW! That was my reaction last night -- as I watched your awesome festival. The venue was impressive, the filmmakers were so proud and excited, and it was so well organized! You've really done something great here and deserve a million congratulations." — Lisa Thompson

"Truly an impressive event. I felt like I was at the Oscars! The filmmakers will always be there, but the friends, family and general public would be impressed by the amazing professionalism. A cut above all the other local film events I have attended." — Joshua Provost.

Film Challenges

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Ready, Set, Film!

Join us on Thursday, October 21 for the World Premier of the 16 short films that beat the 72 hour deadline for the recently completed Fright Fest Short Film Challenge! Click below for more info and tickets.


Past Events

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Who Became Almost Famous?

The Almost Famous Film Festival provides the independent film community in Arizona and around the country with original challenges, festivals and events, including the recently completed 72 Hour Challenge in February 2020.

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A3F Incorporated

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Giving Back Is So Much Fun!

The A3F is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization with the mission to host annual events for the filmmaking community in Arizona and the Southwest. To learn more or make a donation, please click the button below.


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