The World Youth Alliance, an international organization that promotes the dignity of the human person, invites young directors from around the world to submit original short films that draw viewers into deeper contemplation of the human condition.
Past films awarded by the World Youth Alliance have explored:
A panel of film industry experts will judge all submissions and invite a select number of directors to be Manhattan International Film Festival finalists. The work of these finalists will be featured in New York City at the Manhattan International Film Festival, February 28th – March 2nd, 2014.
Film director finalists will receive:
Furthermore, the following prizes will be awarded at the festival:
Following the festival, prize-winning films will be screened at the United Nations.
Complete the application form, including an online link to your film and email the completed form to firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline for submission is Monday, December 2nd, 2013.
To download the application form and film festival details, click here.
Visit www.wya.net/miff for competition guidelines.