The Optimist Club of Calvert – Prince Frederick is sponsoring a Youth Film Festival open to middle and high school students in Calvert County. Submissions of films, five minutes or less in length, are due March 31, 2019. The requirements for entry can be found online at www.CalvertYouthFilm.com. All qualified video entries will be posted on the Calvert Youth Film YouTube channel.
The Film Festival will be held at The Family Life Center Theatre of St. John Vianney Church in Prince Frederick on Sunday, April 7, 2019, at 1:00 p.m. The top six films from each age group will be screened and the final winners will be chosen by the audience. Prizes will be awarded for first, second and third place.
Enjoy the work of budding new directors and cinematographers and take part in judging the best film/video produced by Calvert County youth. Tickets for the film festival will be $5 at the door; the filmmaker and their parent/guardian enter for free. The Junior Optimist Clubs of Calvert High and Huntingtown High Schools will be selling refreshments.