|ABOUT THE FESTIVAL
Created in 2007, the New Hampshire High School Short Film Festival has become one of the marquee film festivals in the state, fostering interest in filmmaking and rewarding future members of the industry for their craft.
JUDGING & AWARDS
All films, regardless of type or genre, will be adjudicated on the filmmakers’ ability to effectively captivate their audience through the craft and art of cinematic expression. The New Hampshire High School Short Film Festival will award the following:
- One (1) Jury Award (or Best Film of the Festival)
- One (1) Jury Award Runner-Up (2nd Place)
- Three (3) Jury Award Finalists
- One (1) Public Service Announcement (PSA) Award
- Additional "special merit" awards may also be given
The New Hampshire High School Short Film Festival keeps the screening program to two hours. Films submitted will be previewed and ranked by our selection committee and the top-ranked films will be slated to screen in the two-hour block.
The Jury Award and Jury Award Runner-Up winners will be screened at the New Hampshire Film Festival in Portsmouth (www.nhfilmfestival.com) and the SNOB (Somewhat North of Boston) Film Festival in Concord (www.snobfilmfestival.com).