Submissions for #WUFF8 Are Now Open!

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Audience Favorite

The Partisans of Athens - Directed by Xenofon Vardaros

Special Jury Award

Detroit 48202: Conversations Along A Postal Route - Directed by Pamela Sporn

Best Documentary Feature

Complicit - Directed by Heather White & Lynn Zhang

Honorable Mention • Documentary Feature

Charlie vs Goliath - Directed by Reed Lindsay

Adios Amor: The Search for Maria Moreno - Directed by Laurie Coyle

Best Narrative Feature

S|T|R|A|Y|S - Directed by Barnaby Miller

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The Workers Unite Film Festival is a celebration of Global Labor Solidarity.

The Festival aims to showcase student and professional films from the United States and around the world which publicize and highlight the struggles, successes and daily lives of all workers in their efforts to unite and organize for better living conditions and social justice.

 We are a not-for-profit -501(c)(3) organization

Season 6 promotional trailer for The Workers Unite Film Festival


The 8th season of the Workers Unite Film Festival is poised to be the biggest and best yet, with more attendees, more venues, more creative energy and many more submissions. With over 30 programs throughout NYC and over 60 films and events, #WUFF has grown to be one of the largest worker/labor dedicated cultural events in the country.

WUFF is honored to receive a 2019 Manhattan Community Award Program (MCAP) Grant from the Manhattan Borough President’s Office!

Congratulations to the Winners of the 2018 WUFF Working Lives Screenplay Contest!

1st Place:
Written by: Maja Ramirez

Honorable Mention:
The Monkeypod
Written by: Dane Krogman

Thank you to the National Writers Union (UAW Local 1981) for judging our Working Lives Screenplay Contest.

The 7th Workers Unite Film Festival was made possible in part with public funds from Creative Engagement, supported by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council and the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and administered by Lower Manhattan Cultural Council.