Students are free to create films on any school appropriate subject; the only requirement is that the films are less than ten minutes long.
A jury of faculty, students and film professionals give out four awards: Best Animated Short, Best Documentary Short, Best Narrative Short, and Best Experimental Short. The audience also votes for its favorite movie!
The deadline to submit a movie is Monday, February 3, 2020.
Best Narrative Film and the Audience Award: "Soaring" by Pier Paolo Piccoli (Lycée Français)
Best Experimental Film: "Song of a Lonely Bird" by Jiaqi Liu (Staten Island Academy)
Best Documentary Film and the Jury Prize: "The Revolution is at Hunter College" by Mathilde Malpartida Durroux, Gabriel Husain and Jaques Chrysostomou (Lycée Français)
Winners of the previous editions
2017: Evariste Gindrey, Lycée Français de New York, "Loop" 2016: Milo Sobral, FASNY, for “Sleepless” 2015: Sarah Maouchi, Zoé Lacau & Noémie Wendelbo 2014: Theo Le Sourd & Pierre Hirschler for “Apartment 42H” 2013: Theo Le Sourd & Pierre Hirschler for “Food Doodle” 2012: Xavier Ferland-Brissette 2011: Terry Noiran