13 Young Directors Named Finalists in WYA’s 3rd Annual Manhattan International Film Festival



February 28th – March 2nd, World Youth Alliance will host the 3rd Annual Manhattan International Film Festival.  

This past September, WYA launched an international film competition, attracting 130 short film submissions.  WYA’s jury of industry experts selected the top 13 films, which will be screened at the upcoming Manhattan International Film Festival.  The directors selected represent countries including Brazil, Philippines, the United Arab Emirates, Romania, Armenia, and Russia. 

These top 13 films will be screened at a public event on Saturday, March 1st.  The directors for these films will be present to answer questions and engage in dialogue about their work.

Reserve your seat today for the March 1st screening! To do so, email Alexis Kende (culture@wya.net).