The Poe Film Festival is not currently accepting pitches or scripts other than through the contest format.

Making a donation is easier than ever! The Poe Film Festival wouldn’t exist without the help from our community and sponsors. Thank you for your past and present support!


Donate to our event via The Poe Film Festival website! As part of the Arts Council, we are a 501c3 organization, so your donation is tax deductible.



Donate to our College Filmmaker Fund to help students meet travel and lodging expenses to our festival in Richmond through

We are also happy to take donations by mail:
(Print donation form below and mail with check to:)

The Poe Film Festival, Inc
2016 Garland Estates Court
Henrico, VA 23229

Download Donation Form Here: poefilmfestival_donations


Do you wish to be an ALUMNI SPONSOR for your university’s film program?
Simply note on the donation page that you wish your contribution to be allocated to your identified alma mater. A major tax-deductible donation of $250 toward your school pays for its students’ festival tickets, the wrap party, and one night’s lodging at “The Graduate Hotel” near VCU, plus your name will be listed on our program and screen as “Sponsor for (University) film team.”

Thank you! Your donation is tax deductible and greatly appreciated!