Looks like the American Film Institute realized they caught schools between the end of the year and beginning of summer school. New deadline for the ScreenNation Hometown challenge is July 14th.
NECC, here I come!
DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JULY 14TH
Submissions for AFI ScreenNation’s 1st Challenge, Hometown Claim to Fame are now being accepted through July 14th, winner announced July 15th. Young filmmakers age 13-18 are challenged to produce a documentary about what is special, historic or noteworthy about their hometown. Videos must be 3-5 minutes in length and have interviews with at least 3 people. Summer session teachers and film camp administrators are encouraged to incorporate the ScreenNation Challenge into their programs.