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The NJ Young Filmmakers’ Festival seeks short films and videos from students with a home base in New Jersey. NJYFF is an open-genre festival accepting films in all categories including:
Filmmakers attending middle school, high school, college, and/or independent directors from age 12 through 29 may enter. Filmmakers must either reside in or attend school in NJ.
Middle School: Films may not exceed 5 minutes in length.
High School: Films may not exceed 10 minutes in length.
College/Independent: Films may not exceed 15 minutes in length.
Opening Date for Submissions - Friday March 1st, 2019.
Entry Fee - $15. This fee is solely to cover costs.
Deadline for Submissions - Friday May 3rd, 2019.
Jury - Friday May 10th, 2019.
Awards Notification - Wednesday May 15th, 2019.
Premiere - Saturday June 8th, 2019, 6:00PM at the Thomas Edison National Historical Park, West Orange, NJ