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Making the 2022 seed film

The eighth annual AIA Film Challenge invites you to share stories of architects working with civic leaders to design sustainable and/or equitable communities.... Read more >

AIA Film Challenge 2021 winners

The AIA Film Challenge 2021 invited architects, filmmakers, and storytellers to produce 1.5- to 3-minute documentaries highlighting architects, civic... Read more >

Top 5 reasons to participate in the AIA Film Challenge

The chance at a $5,000 Grand Prize, screening at the Architecture and Design Film Festival in New York City, and distribution across all AIA and partner... Read more >

Filmmaking best practices

Every year, the AIA Film Challenge receives an impressive roster of submissions—films that inspire us about stories that need to be told. We’ve... Read more >

AIA Film Challenge 2020 winners

The AIA Film Challenge 2020 invited architects, filmmakers, and storytellers to produce 60- to 90-second documentaries highlighting architects partnering... Read more >

AIA Film Challenge 2019 winners

The AIA Film Challenge 2019 invited architects and filmmakers to work together to highlight the ways architects have collaborated with civic leaders... Read more >

Reclaiming Space, Renewing a Community

Like the residents of many other one-time social and economic centers of African American life, the residents of Oklahoma City’s Eastside experienced... Read more >

A blueprint for better: Turning liquor stores into community health centers

When it comes to making a positive impact in the community, the architectural design process is key. During each phase, there is an opportunity not... Read more >