See you in Aberdeen, South Dakota September 21-24 2017.

Latest News

View the latest news and announcements

View all news posts
  • Top Reviewed Film Festival

    The SDFF has been selected as a Top Review Film Festival. We are very proud of this recognition. It is our pleasure to thank all of our filmmaker alumni and our dedicated volunteers.

  • Submissions open on January 1, 2018

    We’re very excited to announce that submissions will open for the 2018 South Dakota Film Festival on January 1! Submit <HERE> on FilmFreeway. We can’t wait to see your fine films!

  • Awards Announced

    2017 SDFF AWARD WINNERS Best Feature Documentary Film MON KEY BUSINESS: THE ADVENTURES OF CURIOUS GEORGES CREATORS Best Short Documentary Film ON THE WALL. OFF THE CHAIN Best Feature Narrative Film TATER TOT & PATTON Best Short Narrative Film RATED Best Short Comedy Film RAG DOLLS Best Short Experimental Film GRATUS Best Student Film HOW […]