Penn Student Film Festival is back again! Submit your film and invite your Penn filmmaker friends and students to participate by April 8, 2022.
All 28 films submitted for this year PSFF were watched by two juries in Gregory and Harrison College Houses. These juries selected 5 finalists each. The 10 finalists below were sent to a jury composed of Cinema & Media Studies faculty, who will decide on the winners by Sunday, April 17, 2022.
Film finalists in alphabetical order by director:
- The Lovers (Lua Beckman, 2021, 5:22)
- Trapped (Shirui He, 2022, 7:36)
- 38th Parallel (삼팔선) (Ejun Hong, 2021, 3:21)
- Alien Home (Sophie Huang, 2021, 7:31)
- What's Underneath (Sophie Nadel, 2021, 6:12)
- Robert Freedman: On Record and Records (Maya Pratt-Freedman, 2021, 7:56)
- 100 Bowls (Bala Thenappan & Elyakim Suissa, 2020, 7:50)
- 1 Bowl of Noodles (Sabrina Tian, 2021, 1:37)
- Everybody's Gotta Eat (Valerie Wang, 2022, 5:46)
- Wrong Number (Alison (Sifan) Wu, 2021, 9:15)
We wish to thank all this year Penn student filmmakers, who made this possible with their film submissions, and congratulate all finalists! Stay tuned to know the winners...
...And the winners of PSFF 2022 are:
1st Prize | $500 : The Lovers (Lua Beckman, 2021, 5:22)
2nd Prize | $300 : 1 Bowl of Noodles (Sabrina Tian, 2021, 1:37)
Bravo to all the winners and thank you again to all 28 Penn student filmmakers, who participated this year to make another successful edition of our festival!