SEPTEMBER
22-23, 2018


MOSCOW,
RUSSIA


FILM / SOCIAL AD

VIDEOART / vLOG


YOUNGTERS
ONLY



Today all teenagers use video as the main
communication tool
and create fresh new ideas

by the means of camera and editing

McGuffin Film Fest is...

Media contest
for youngsters

where every participant can present his film / clip / video art / video blog and get experts’ and spectators’ evaluation

'McGuffin Talents'
educational program

for the participants to extend their knowledge and skills in the field of cinematography and video production

Professional and social community

for teens who are enthusiastic about video- and filmmaking and / or regard it as their future job



as well as...

big screen and international jury for those who dare!


A piece of history


McGuffin Film Fest was invented by McGuffin Film school - the first school for teens in Russia where they make films and ads on their own under the guidance of acting cinematographers


It is the first youth festival in Russia made in close collaboration with those who know - students of Mcguffin Film School aged 18 or less


It is held annually in Moscow
since 2016




McGuffinFest mission

COMMUNITY


make young videomakers in Russia and around the world meet each other as well as present them to world-wide professional community

PROGRESS


level-up skills of young filmmakers and give them opportunity to grow both professionally and spiritually

INSPIRATION


to never stop creating!


FUTURE


build up new generation of spectators and cinematographers

NEW APPROACH

come across new ways to produce in-demand films for young audience – by the hands and heads of this audience

AND THE MAIN ONE

to prove once again youngsters can make films on their own!



McGuffin Talents

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




McGuffinFest consists of

Contest

Teen-made films, music videos, art and blogs on the big screen including Q&As, discussions and professional jury evaluation

'McGuffin Talents'

Community for getting new knowledge and experience, creating new ideas and having fun

Careers and studies

Panel interviews with students of Russian film schools and young cinematographers

Business program

for youth film schools, studios and festivals


Take part!

This year we can't wait to push the limits
and introduce
our first international program

IF YOU ARE 18 OR LESS - GO AHEAD

AND SEND YOUR FILM / VIDEO / SOCIAL AD / BLOG to us!

What you get:

Big screen

special non-competition screenings within "McGuffin goes International" program


Online Q&A and interviews

this year we can't bring you here by ourselves but there are no limits with stable wi-fi!
Still, if you decide to join us offline - we'll show you what is Russian hospitality for!

Share your experience with hundreds of soulmates!


Submit

with this simple form below:
(fiction and non-fiction up to 20 min / videart / videoblog / music video / social ad)

Phone

+ 7 499 350 41 36

Email

fest@mcguffin.ru