The Five Minute FilmFEST, organized by ReadingFilm is a FREE regional film challenge open to Berks County, Pennsylvania high school students. Students in Berks County, PA have the opportunity to create their best work and compete against other students in the region for trophies, prizes, and well-deserved recognition!
Our mission is to encourage talented student filmmakers and media arts enthusiasts to explore the art of filmmaking. We want to empower our local youth to share their stories through digital media and develop the next generation of filmmakers!
Registration: The deadline to register is February 17, 2023.
Students and teachers please fill out the short registration form ASAP. The Registration form can be found here: Five Minute FilmFEST Entries Now Being Accepted (readingfilm.org)
Your registration lets us know how many students and schools are participating this year, which enables us to plan better and provide the best experience for you. In addition, registering lets us keep in touch with you about film-related opportunities and announcements.
- Notifications will be sent April 10, 2023.
- Films will be screened in part or whole at the live award ceremony April 27th, 2023. Location and celebrity guest speaker to be announced!
- FiveMinute FilmFEST winning films will also screen during StudentFEST during the 2023 ReadingFilmFEST.