Adirondack Film is hard-at-work planning their 20th Anniversary Celebration, LIVE and In-Person at the Lake Placid Film Festival, October 20-24, 2021.

The winning Shorts submissions will receive significant benefits and prizes. All entrants will receive an all-access pass to the Fall Festival and access to the Filmmaker Education Seminars. Check out this Lake Placid Film Festival Info Flyer for a full description of benefits about the festival.

You are encouraged to submit your short films for judging to the Lake Placid Film Festival by visiting Feel free to visit their website,, and watch this video to learn more about the festival and how to submit your shorts.

Lake Placid is an authentic Adirondack ski town on the shores of Mirror Lake, a setting that amplifies the Festival experience: making connections at the firepit, sitting by the Lake admiring the fall foliage or simply scoping out Main Street for the perfect café or restaurant.

If you have any additional questions you can reach out to the festival at