Submissions for the 17th KFF edition are now closed, but for a few extra days you will be able to submit using a deadline waiver code. To get the code, email firstname.lastname@example.org and request one.
The next KidsFilmFest will be staged online only. We will offer 2 programs that will play 24/7 from June 4-13. One tailored for children from 3 to 7 and the other from 8 to 15. They consist of numerous short animation, live-action films and documentaries. Selected films will be listed on the BFF website: https://www.brooklynfilmfestival.org/kidsfilmfest.
KidsFilmFest is an initiative of Brooklyn Film Festival, a 501 (c)(3) not-for-profit organization.
Film must be approx.15 minutes in length or less.
Film must be for children of ALL ages (no harsh language or adult themes).
Film must be completed after June 1, 2019.
Film can not be in distribution or theatrically released.
Preview and screening film copies will not be returned unless specified and paid for by filmmaker. Films may be used by the festival throughout the year at other venues. Filmmaker will be notified in advance of any show that includes his/her film and will obviously have the opportunity to decline the offer(s).
kidsfilmfest is hereby granted the right to utilize excerpts from any film submitted and accepted for exhibition at the Festival for promotional purposes.
The individual or corporation submitting the film hereby warrants that it is authorized to commit the film for screening, and understands and accepts these requirements and regulations.
The undersigned shall indemnify and hold harmless kidsfilmfest from and against any and all claims, liabilities, losses, damages, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney's fees, and costs of the court) which may be incurred by reason of any claim involving copyright, trademark, credits, publicity, screening, and loss of or damage to the screening videos entered.