A3F Challenges

72 Hour Film Challenge February 16-19, 2024!

The largest, most competitive and definitely most fun film challenge is back! The A3F hosted a 72 Hour Short Film Challenge February 16-19, 2024. Click here for the recap or to attend our legendary Top 20 Public Screening on February 29 in downtown Phoenix.

ImageWhether it's a 24, 48 or 72 Hour Film Challenge or an One-Shot, All-Star or Fright Fest event, we host the most entertaining festivals in Arizona and the Southwest. Our Top 20 is legendary and our screenings are like a night at the Oscars. You won't want to miss these exciting challenges.

Curious about our past events? Click here to browse over 30 challenges, festivals and events that we have hosted since 2005!

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