Ped Mall -Scene 1 Mon, Jan 13, 2020 12:00 PM
Series Info
Series:Special Event


Progress Iowa is proud to announce the First In The Nation Film Festival, a first of its kind event in Iowa. Official selections will be presented at FilmScene on Monday, January 13! More details about the screening will be announced.

First In The Nation is calling on all filmmakers to tell engaging stories about progessive issues in Iowa.

Films must include primarily original content (any and all secondary content must be used only with permission) and focus on a political, environmental, economic, or social justice issue facing Iowa or a community in Iowa, from a progressive perspective.

All films must include a call-to-action and/or propose solutions to the problem/issue which the film focuses. The film must be no longer than 15 minutes in length. First In The Nation Film Festival is open to films in any genre. Filmmakers must be at least 16 years of age to participate.

Submission deadline is Friday, December 20th! More information on how to submit can be found here and you can submit here.

For more information or if you have questions about your film submission, contact