Event: SacFilmChallenge

Starts: Friday, September 23, 2022 at 07:00 PM

Ends: Sunday, September 25, 2022 at 02:00 AM

Location: In Person Event: Uptown Studios 2415 23rd St, Sacramento, CA 95818 Virtual Event:  https://www.airmeet.com/e/a6926600-1c5a-11ed-87a8-f505150da539

SacFilmChallenge is the Film Festival to Geek and Nerd Out! Films, music videos, and new media that express the best of things Drama, Comedy, Geeky, Nerdy, Anime, Cosplay, Fantasy, Sci-fi, Comics, and Sports will screen at this 3-Day Hybrid Event. 

Get Tickets Here:   Eventbrite for SacFilmChallenge Tickets

Virtual Airmeet Site:  Airmeet for virtual experience


Connection and Community are a big part of the experience at the festival.  Attendees can connect with the filmmakers and industry professionals at the panel discussions.  Hang out in the virtual lounge area with each other for interesting conversations about their love for film or their fandom.  Network 1:1 and meet a new friend to have a watch party with or make a movie with.  Join us September 23 - 25, 2022 in the Virtual Space. 


NEW in 2022 - SacFilmChallenge will screen select films at Uptown Studios in Sacramento, CA.



The GEEK REEL MVP - Best of Festival Award (Audience Choice), Cash Prize $250

Best Feature Film
Best Short Film
Best Animation Short
Best New Media Project
Best Music Video
Best Quarantine Short




Friday, 9/23
7:00 PM PDT- Festival Open + Filmmaker Panel


8:00 PM PDT- Multiple Shorts


Saturday, 9/24
12:00 PM PDT - Multiple Shorts

6:30 PM PDT - Filmmaker Panel Live from Uptown Studios

7:00 PM PDT - Multiple Shorts/No Stream

8:00 PM PDT - Networking


9:00 PM PDT - Multiple Shorts (repeat of films at live event)


Sunday, 9/25

1:00 PM PDT - Award Announcements + Festival Close