11th Annual Santa Monica International Teen Film Festival
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SUBMISSIONS OPEN MONDAY, NOVEMBER 2nd!
(Submission period closes on Friday, March 4th at 5:00PM)
Entrance is FREE! Any film, any genre between 1-30 mins.
To enter you must be between 12-19 years old born between June 1997-2004
FESTIVAL DATES - JUNE 4th & 5th, 2016
HOW TO SUBMIT:
1) On-line at "Without a Box" - www.withoutabox.com/login/6028 - You can create a FREE account and upload your film for FREE. This is our PREFERRED method to eliminate the need for packaging and paper.
2) Download an entry form, read the guidelines, and submit your film by mail or in person. Entry form and guidelines can be found at www.santamonicateenfilmfestival.com
Thank you to the Santa Monica Office of Sustainability & The Environment for sponsoring our WithoutaBox account allowing us to do paperless submissions and have a GREEN Film Festival!
Relativity School of Film, Media and Performing Arts is the only school of its kind created with a motion picture studio. Relativity Media has produced such films as Safe Haven, Mirror Mirror, Immortals, Act of Valor and many others. In addition to teaching the skills needed to be a successful filmmaker, Relativity School trains students to embrace the possibilities of the digital world by building out their online "distribution" channels in an organized and effective way. The school's programs are built around the idea that storytelling is fun and collaborative. Summer 2015 camps begin July 15!
LAST YEAR'S WINNERS!
Here is a complete list of winners of our 10th Annual International Teen Film Festival
BEST OF FESTIVAL - "The Rhythm of Healing" by, Imani Cook-Gist
BEST LIVE ACTION FILM - "Below the Surface" by, Nemma Sedeghi & Rona Ahdout
2nd Place BEST LIVE ACTION - "Over the Mountain By the Sea" by, Alex Herz
BEST DOCUMENTARY - "The Rhythm of Healing" by, Imani Cook-Gist
2nd Place BEST DOCUMENTARY - "Searching for Green" by, Max Kessler
BEST ANIMATION - "Tick Tock" by, Tiffany Shin
BEST MUSIC VIDEO / EXPERIMENTAL - "We All Go The Same" by, Morgana McKenzie
SUSTAINABILITY AWARD - "Searching for Green" by, Max Kessler
SANTA MONICA BUDDING FILMMAKER - "Bee Eff Eff's" by, Tiana Marsh
AUDIENCE CHOICE - Screening #1 - "In Due Time" by, Dylan DeVol
AUDIENCE CHOICE - Screening #2 - "S-Halls" by, Hunter Aarnioski & Matthew Gibson
Here is a complete list of winners of our 9th Annual International Teen Film Festival
BEST OF FESTIVAL - "The Talk" by, Hadley Hillel - Washingon
BEST LIVE ACTION FILM - "The Talk" by, Hadley Hillel - Washington
2nd Place BEST LIVE ACTION - "Punch" by, Kendra McCulty, Kyle Plunkett, Niamh Brennan & Rachel Carvill - United Kingdom / Cinemagic Youth Program
BEST DOCUMENTARY - "Freedom From Fear" by, Alana Feldman - Santa Monica
BEST ANIMATION - "Screenwriters Block" by, James Tralie - Pennsylvania
2nd Place BEST ANIMATION - "Feed the Mind" by, Tiana Marsh - Santa Monica
BEST MUSIC VIDEO / EXPERIMENTAL - "Left on the Tracks" by, Kris Theorin - Penn.
BEST ECO-FILM - "Plan It for the Planet" by, Emily Eldridge Hall - Washington D.C.
SANTA MONICA BUDDING FILMMAKER - "Freedom From Fear" by, Alana Feldman
AUDIENCE CHOICE - Screening #1 - "Hope For Our Own" by, Riley Beres & Jimmy Deshler - Los Angeles
AUDIENCE CHOICE - Screening #2 - "Diminishing Returns" by, Christian Rolsales, Charlie Greco, Sam Chester & Hana Kraus - Santa Monica
AUDIENCE CHOICE - Screening #3 - "Lea's Family" by, Freddy MacDonald - Santa Monica
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