About HFFA

Everyone needs a Hero. Hero Film Festival & Awards recognizes visionaries who use the art of film to forge new pathways of hope through the human condition.

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Rules & Categories

Based out of the largest American military hub on the East Coast and only a few hours’ drive from the nation’s capital, HFFA celebrates heroism in filmmaking.

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The HFFA Difference

The Official Jury of Hero Film Festival & Awards is one of the differentiating factors of our event. Learn more about our inspiring jury and screening audience.

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2020 Venue

The venue for HFFA 2020 is a historic 1936 theater, Naro Expanded Cinema of Norfolk, VA. Winning films screen in front of a live audience of up to 530 guests.

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About Hero Film Festival & Awards

Hero Film Festival & Awards | HFFA | HeroFilmFest.orgEveryone needs a Hero.

Hero Film Festival & Awards recognizes visionaries who use the art of film to forge new pathways of hope through the human condition. This non-traditional film festival and awards competition accepts entries from around the world with a welcoming spirit and the drive to bring acclaim to those voices that need to be heard.

As the film festival landscape is vast, Hero Film Festival & Awards maintains the utmost of integrity in this niche approach to jury selection and film recognition. Our primary goal is differentiation of films with a conscience, those shining a spotlight on extraordinary people and their heroism. In turn, Hero Film Festival & Awards boosts industry professionals behind these scenes through credibility and the motivation publicity brings.

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Hero Film Festival & Awards | About Hero Film Festival & Awards | HFFA | HeroFilmFest.org

Submit Your Film

Does your short, feature, experimental or documentary film depict heroes in action? Submit today for qualification in the Hero Film Festival & Awards. We look forward to viewing your film!