Panther Film Festival

The third annual Panther Film Festival has a date! Join us on Wednesday, April 15, 2020 in GC 140 to see the outstanding creativity of FIU’s student filmmaker community.

There will be audience-voted awards and prizes for the winners. Door open at 7:30pm and screening begins at 8pm. 

Applications are open now until April 1st, 2020. Forms can be found here and here.

UPDATED: March 4th, 2020


Past Events

First Panther Film Festival Meet and Greet
September 13, 3-5 PM @ Vicky Bakery Patio MMC
Come learn more about the upcoming Panther Film Festival and meet other FIU filmmakers.

First Screenwriting Workshop
September 18, 2-3:30 PM @ Writing Center (First Floor of Library GL 125) 
Charles Donate and local filmmaker/FIU alum Manuel Delgadillo, will be leading a workshop on the basics of screenwriting.

Screenwriters Workshop 
September 26, 3 – 5 PM @ Center for Excellence in Writing (First floor of Green Library, MMC)
Local filmmaker/FIU alum Manuel Delgadillo, and other screenwriters, will be available to look at your scripts and provide feedback.

CinemaSlam Workshop/Information Session
September 27, 4PM @ Center for Excellence in Writing (First floor of Green Library, MMC)
Diana Cadavid, director of the Miami Film Festival’s student film competition CinemaSlam, will present information about opportunities for FIU student filmmakers to participate in the competition, as well as the fall mini-festival, GEMS.

Panther Filmmaker Meet and Greet/ Film Initiative Game Night
November 30, 6-10 PM @ SASC 302
Enjoy the last day of the semester with fellow Panther Filmmakers and film lovers. There will be lots of games and plenty of food to get to know each other over.

Panther Film Festival Mixer
January 23, 3-5 PM @ Patio behind English Department (4th Floor of DM, follow the posters when exiting the elevator)
Come get more information on April’s film festival, meet possible collaborators, and learn how to enter a film in the competition.