What to do on a rainy day? Get your kid excited about film making. Registration is now open for Montclair Film Festival’s Kidz Shortz 2015 and this year, there is no official theme, so kids can let their imaginations and creativity run wild.
Films must be less than four minutes in length, PG in content and submitted according to categories and dates below:
Films will be judged in the following categories:
CINEMANIACS (students enrolled in grades 4-6)
STORYTELLERS (students enrolled in grades 7-9)
VISIONARIES (students enrolled in grades 10-12)
Winning Shortz will be screened during the Montclair Film Festival. Register here. Film submissions will be accepted through Monday, March 2, 2015. Winners will be announced on MFF website Friday, March 20 at noon. Awards ceremony will be held during the Montclair Film Festival, day and time to be announced.
Need inspiration? Here’s last year’s grand prize winner, a film by MHS student Sam Friedman, in the Storytellers division: