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Film encompasses narrative, documentary, experimental, and animation filmmaking. The strongest films are well edited, showcase original and clear storytelling, while demonstrating strong elements of character and theme. 



The requirements for the 2022 competition are listed in the downloadable PDF below.


About the Competition

For more information on the YoungArts' national art competition please visit our main competition page. For application-specific information such as eligibility or how to apply, visit our apply page.

Thank you to the supporters of the Film discipline: