September 20, 2017

2018 First Look Guidelines Now Available

Deadline: December 15 at 4:00 PM

2018 First Look Guidelines Now Available!

Please check out First Look Guidelines on SCA Community under Industry Relations, Festivals & Distribution. 

Submissions Open Now!
Submission deadline: Friday, December 15th at 4:00 pm

First Look application will be available online at SCA Community under SCA Forms.  Supplemental documents listed in the Official Guidelines of First Look should be uploaded in a folder on Google Drive, Dropbox, or external drive.  The film should be uploaded on to a Vimeo or other video sharing website, password is recommended. Links should be provided on the First Look Application, the link should be a direct link that does not require sign in.  

Film Categories: Animation, Comedy, Drama, and Documentary

Eligible courses: 

  • Animation: 401, 470, 594 
  • Production: 474, 480, 484, 479/486, 546, 547, 581, 582, 586, 587 
  • Peter Stark: 592 
  • Special Project course (Sloan project, Coca Cola, etc.)

Acceptance into the festival is on a first come, first serve basis. No late entries accepted.

If you have any questions or concerns, contact Eileen Chiao at

Contact Information

Name: Eileen Chiao
Phone: 213-740-8358