Young Filmmakers’ Contest

Congratulations to all Young Filmmakers on their terrific submissions to the 2017 contest!  We had entries from all over Maine and had a great time at our Red Carpet Events!



Winners of the 2017 Young Filmmakers’ Contest

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Trailer Revealing 2018 Short Film Theme

Trailer 2018 from Portland Youth Film Festival on Vimeo.


Promote Student Filmmaking in Your Community

Portland Youth Film Festival would like your help promoting the Young Filmmakers Contest!  Your enthusiasm is by far the best way to let others know about this great opportunity!   Click here to join a list serve to coordinate spreading the word in your community!


Red Carpet Programs

Short Film Program- 83 minutes


Documentary Program- 90 minutes