Philadelphia Youth Media Collaborative


Black Star Film Festival

February 23, 2016 by davia dally in Events, Feature

Call for Submissions! 

The BlackStar Film Festival is now accepting films for its YOUTH PROGRAM, which will take place on Saturday, August 6 in Philadelphia.

The BlackStar Film Festival is a celebration of cinema focused on work by and about people of African descent in a global context. BlackStar highlights films that are often overlooked from emerging, established, and mid-career directors, writers and producers working in narrative, documentary, experimental and music video filmmaking.

Youth Program eligibility and requirements:

•  The Youth Program is open to filmmakers who identify as black under 22 years old
•  Films (or excerpts) should not exceed 20 minutes
•  There is no submission fee for films submitted to the youth program
•  Each film submitted requires its own submission form

Submissions Deadline is April 30, 2016. Submit ONLINE here. 

 If you have questions contact



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