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Thanks to our partner, Cinetopia, who will honor our Best of Show winners with weeklong student passes!


DAFT Events

DAFT offers special workshops for students, teachers and the public as well as special screenings such as DAFT alumni Doug Blush sharing his Oscar-winning film, "Twenty Feet from Stardom" and director Dan Scanlon sharing his Pixar experience creating "Monsters University."


MI Student Film Festival

On April 23rd at the DIA, join us for the 48th annual Michigan Student Film Festival in a free screening of the Best of Show winners for K-8 and 9-12 grades.  Over 400 entries are screened by professionals and educators with each student getting personalized feedback.


Focal Point - July 11-15

Join award-winning video production educators Michael Conrad and John Prusak for a full-week intense summer video camp at Royal Oak High School.  Here's a video of last year's students.

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Join DAFT Today!

$35 students, $50 adults, $150 schools/businesses

Your membership includes a free entry in this year's festival (3 entries for Institutional Level) and offers discounts and special offers such as screenings, workshops and guest-speakers.

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