Mcguffin Film Fest (#mcguffinfest) is the international film festival for teens. It is held annually in Moscow since 2016.

McGuffinFest consists of:

— Contest
Teen-made films on the big screen including Q&As, discussions and international jury evaluation

— 'McGuffin Talents' educational platform for the participants to extend their knowledge and skills in the field of cinematography and video production, create new ideas and just have fun together

— Master-classes and workshops with famous cinematographers
for participants and festival guests

— Business program: panel interviews, presentations and discussions

McGuffin Talents

is the unique educational platform for participants during the festival days in the best traditions of "Class A" film festivals.
Supervised and held by young acting cinematographers who share their experience with youngsters and create new ideas together.

In 2022 McGuffin Film Fest takes place in Moscow December 8-11.

— the Grand Prix
— Special mention by the professional and teen jury

1) Subtitles for non-english films are obligatory.
2) Authors must be under 18 years old to participate in the competition.
3) Works timing is free.
4) Not earlier than 2021
5) To submit a film fill out the entry form

Overall Rating
  • Ava Bounds

    Professional Festival with knowledgeable people. I would recommend this to young film makers. Thank you

    December 2021
    Response from festival:

    Thank you, Ava! Great to see your movies again!