Submissions are now open for ATMI’s annual youth film screening “After School Special,” as part of this year’s Anchorage International Film Festival.

AIFF will take place from December 3rd to December 12th. Date and time for After School Special is TBD.

Filmmakers must be 21 years old or younger.

Films must be no longer than 10 minutes long and must have been made in 2021.

All genres accepted, but please be tasteful with your content. (Some films may be labeled with a disclaimer for more adult-themed content. Films that include content that ATMI staff deem unsuitable for youth audiences may be disqualified for selection.)

There will also be awards: Judge’s Choice Award, the ATMI Golden Yeti Award, and an Audience Choice Award.

Submit your film here!

Submissions close November 29, 2021 at 11:59 p.m.

If you have any questions or are having difficulties with the submission process, email us at