News release 13/03/2017
edition of Leeds Young Film Festival
takes place 10 – 20 April 2017 with
a programme for children and families that offers screenings, workshops,
masterclasses, special events and, for the first time in 2017, a family VR Zone
during the Easter holidays. The full programme can be found at www.leedsyoungfilm.com
For 2017 they have also launched the new LYFF Young Animator
of the Year Award, a competition for young animators up to the age of 14
from the UK. A new addition to Leeds Young Film’s line-up of competitions, the
Young Animator of the Year Award continues their tradition of supporting young
creatives who are passionate about film. Every
UK-based filmmaker up to the age of 14 years old can enter in one of two age
categories, with winners receiving £100 towards their next film and shortlisted
films being shown at a fantastic
event at the festival.
still taking entries - the entry form can be downloaded here.
The final deadline for submissions is Monday 20 March 2017.