The 3rd annual Brand Film Festival showcases the year’s most artistic, creative and effective branded content films, from YouTube videos to long-form documentaries. This unique gathering honors a new generation of marketing storytellers, while rewarding the brands, agencies, and craftspeople leading the way in their fields.

Brand Film Festival: May 3

BFF Newsletter

2017 Films

Officially selected films from the 2017 Brand Film Festival New York.


Are you kind, or just nice?

Kind Snacks spotlights distinction in new video series

Celeb-driven series Undercover Lyft hits all the right notes

By Joann Whitcher

Ride-sharing service Lyft’s short-form celebrity-driven series is a textbook case of a successful branded film venture.

Taking Ownership: Charles Schwab Shows the Human Side of Financial Services

By Joann Whitcher

Firm uses inspiring stories in latest campaign


Jury Chair

Jae Goodman

CEO, CAA Marketing, a Stagwell Media and CAA Company

Andrew Saunders

head of global brand strategy, Tastemade

David Beebe

executive producer, David Beebe Projects

Jen Dennis

head of VR, RSA Films

Jessica Lauretti

global head of RYOT Studio, RYOT

Kerstin Emhoff

co-founder & president, PRETTYBIRD

Kyle Ranson-Walsh

director, branded experiences, Discovery

Mary Gail Pezzimenti

VP, Mashable Brand X, Mashable

Otto Bell

chief creative officer, Courageous