Student Filmmaker Competition
Submissions will reopen August 1, 2022.
Student filmmakers of all experience levels (all are welcome, you don’t need to be Jewish to apply!)
New or previously created documentaries or narrative short films running 3-10 minutes in length, including credits.
Celebrate the Jewish experience connecting your film to (one or more) of the Jewish values or themes of – trustworthiness, respect, responsibility, fairness, caring, community, kindness, positivism, role modeling, stewardship of the earth, any Jewish holiday or historical event.
Two $250 prizes for 1st place entries in both high school and college/post grad categories. The winning films will Be screened in a theater during the 9th annual JCC Chicago Jewish film festival in 2022.
**Please note: You must complete the entire FilmFreeway submission form, including date of birth and city/state, for your entry to be reviewed. Any submission missing this information will be disqualified.
Submissions accepted from students who reside in the Chicago land area or participate in a JCC Chicago program (Camp Chi, Jewish Student Connection or Springboard) to be eligible for this competition.
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