Teen Filmmaker's Must currently be between the ages of 12-17 years of age.
You can ONLY submit one film in this category!
you MUST State your age with your submission or it will NOT qualify!
Your Film must be made with a budget under $10,000 and be less than 30 min. in length.
MISSION & OBJECTIVE
The Socal CIFF is an emerging Film Festival and is the only one of its kind. We offer the opportunity to even the playing fields and give films with small budgets an opportunity to show how much can be done using creativity and a little innovation. Our Festival TRULY showcases the talents of these film makers and we are dedicated to getting these film exposure.
Our Festival is held in Los Angeles; the heart of the Industry and thier will be many events and opportunities during the Festival to network with fellow film makers and established Industry professionals. Don't miss your chance to be a part of this dynamic festival!!!
ABOUT THE FESTIVAL
The Socal Creative & Innovative Film Festival ONLY accepts short films with a budget of $10,000 or less. We offer awards in many categories:
BEST OF THE FEST
BEST MUSIC VIDEO
Best SCIENCE FICTION
BEST SOUND TRACK
AUDIENCE CHOICE AWARD
BEST TEEN FILM
We have a selected panel of Judges who are Industry professionals, which means every film selected will be seen by successful film makers in Los Angeles.
Awards will be given to all of our winners and a prize package will be given to our BEST OF THE FEST WINNER. ORGANIZERS
Andrew Bourgeois (Program Coordinator)
; Leah Shaw (Festival Registrar)
FILMS MUST HAVE A BUDGET LESS THAN $10,000
FILMS MUST HAVE A RUNNING TIME OF 30 MINUTES OR LESS
NO BLU-RAY SUBMISSIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
You must provide a copy your full budget upon request to prove that your film was made with a budget of $10,000 or less. You must also add our laurels to all publicity materials once accepted. You must send us links to your trailers , websites and other promotional materials and allow us to use your images in any way we see fit for promotional purposes.