The Waltham Film Factory

The Waltham Film Factory is a community-driven project of the Charles River Museum of Industry and Innovation, a museum of the American Industrial Revolution located in the historic Francis Cabot Lowell Mill in downtown Waltham, Massachusetts. - The Waltham Film Factory offers film screenings, filmmaking workshops, and produces original work as well.  

The Waltham Film Factory Shorts Fest

December 14-16, 2018 the Charles River Museum of Industry & Innovation in Waltham, Massachusetts, hosted the Waltham Film Factory Shorts Fest, a celebration of the art and science of the short film.

The Festival was an opportunity to view exceptional works from around the world in a historic industrial museum, whose mission is to encourage and inspire future innovation. Documentary, animated, experimental, and narrative films were screened during this three-day festival.

A full overview of the 2018 Shorts Fest and all entries and award winners can be found here.

Submissions are now being accepted for the 2019 Waltham Film Factory Shorts Fest.

Visit our Film Freeway page for full information, criteria, and entry form.