Festival: 15th UNAFF [United Nations Association Film Festival

When & Where
10 Alvarado Row
Stanford, CA 94305
October 18, 2012 - 12:00am - October 27, 2012 - 5:00pm
650 724 5544



October 18-28, 2012 Palo Alto, East Palo Alto, San Francisco and Stanford University - celebrates the power of international documentary films dealing with human rights, the environment, protection of refugees, famine, homelessness, racism, disease control, women's issues, children, universal education, war and peace. In addition to our ongoing celebration of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, this year we emphasize the theme HUMAN DIGNITY


“The recognition of the inherent dignity and of the equal and inalienable rights of all members of the human family is the foundation of freedom, justice and peace in the world.”

(Preamble of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights)


Formats: 16mm and 35mm, Beta SP, Blue Ray DVD, DVD (NTSC)


Preview: DVD (NTSC region 0 or 1) Please test your consumer-burned DVD on several makes and models of players before submitting it. All lengths are eligible (Our jury process is unfortunately not suitable for on-line screeners).


Entry fee: $25 for films up to 30 min. (late deadline $35) and $35 for films longer than 30 min. (late deadline is $45). Please send a check or money order payable to UNAFF or use PayPal through the UNAFF web site www.unaff.org (please enter info@unaff.org)


Early Deadline – May 2, 2012*

Regular Deadline – May 22, 2012*

Late deadline –June 2, 2012*



THE ENTRY FORM:   www.unaff.org or www.withoutabox.com


Awards include a CASH prize and Adobe software

·      UNAFF Grand Jury Award for Best Documentary $2000

·      UNAFF Grand Jury Award for Best Short Documentary $1000

·      UNAFF/Stanford Video Award for Cinematography $500

·      UNAFF/Stanford Video Award for Editing $500

·      UNAFF Youth Vision Award $500


Please submit screening materials and background info to:

UNAFF 2012           
Stanford University

10 Alvarado Row - CERAS/CFLP, Room 114
Stanford, CA   94305-3084


Questions or comments:  Email info@unaff.org or call (650) 724-5544