French Youth Prize
The French Short Film Competition is presented in association with the French Educational Services of the French Consulate in Miami, Miami-Dade County Cultural Affairs, Coral Gables Community Foundation, the Fipa parental association and with guidance’s from producers, filmmakers, and teachers given throughout the school year.
The short film selection come from the Poitiers Short Film Festival. Submissions in a maximum length of 25 minutes are first reviewed by an adult team with a background in the movie production led by professor and filmmaker Denise de la Vega and Ural Morris, on one side and high school students led by Dr Lhermitte on the other side after the highest number of student voted in a six-month selection period.
Winning filmmakers will receive a cash prize of $300. Also a selection of the finalists’ films will be presented on Red Chemistry’s website to attract U.S. distributors. Additional finalists for the competition last year were presented on our website. Please check our announcements for future schedules: www.redchemistry.org
French short film competition
Trailers of the films for the 5 selected by Ispa, 12 th graders, class of Mrs Lhermitte, Phd.
Evening will take place on May 24 and Youth Prize will be announced during that night while presentation will be made of the 5 best by students.