FANS Youth Film Festival 2020 Challenge

FANS Youth Film Festival (FYFF) have announced their FANS Youth Team Challenge opportunity for young filmmakers, creatives and film enthusiasts based in Scotland, ahead of the 2020 programme that will take place in November.

The FANS Youth Team have put together three challenges under the theme of time.

  1. The Filmmaking Challenge: Create a 3-minute film on the theme of time
  2. The Storytelling Challenge: FANS want to hear your stories (for potential films) on the theme of time
  3. The Design Challenge: Share your props, costumes and designs that fit into a film on the theme of time

The competition is open to young people aged 25 and under who are based in Scotland. The team can accept one application per person in each category. There will be cash prizes awarded to the winners in each category.

For full details on the competition and how to apply, please check out the 2020 Youth Team Challenge form.

Please use this form to submit your film, piece of writing or artwork. You will need to send written or photographic attachments separately to

Submissions will close on Friday 30 October.

Short Film Competition

FYFF's Short Film Competition is also accepting submissions for short films to feature in the Festival's main programme. To find out more about entering, please visit the Short Film Competition form for details, and follow the instructions.

This competition is separate from the FANS Youth Team Film challenge.

More about FANS Youth Film Festival

FYFF is Scotland’s very own Youth Film Festival, designed and delivered by young people for young people. FYFF aims to create a space and platform for Scotland’s young filmmaking community. Get the festival dates into your diary, get filmmaking, and come along to the next FANS Youth Film Festival in November 2020!

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