Emerging Film Festivals

Film Festival Grants


1. Promote affordable and accessible spectator and participatory arts experiences and cultural events for community members. 

2. Increase opportunities for professional Suffolk County performing, visual, literary, and media artists to engage with the community. 

3. Encourage presentations of underrepresented artists and arts reflecting ethnic traditions. 

4. Increase visitation to downtown locations for arts, heritage and cultural events.

Emerging Film Festivals 2019 Guidelines

Emerging Film Festivals 2019 Application 

FileZilla instructions



Diana J. Cherryholmes
Film & Cultural Affairs
Erin Miller
Film & Cultural Affairs

H. Lee Dennison Building, 2nd Floor
100 Veterans Memorial Highway
Hauppauge, NY 11788

Phone: 631-853-4800
Fax: 631-853-4767
Email: Diana.Cherryholmes@suffolkcountyny.gov