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RE-Generation International Youth Film Festival

~ Virtual Event & Live Premiere ~

The aim of  the RE-Generation International Youth Film Festival (RIYFF) Virtual Event is to wrap up another challenging year for young people, with a really joyous and uplifting event to lead them into 2023 as the Resilient and Empowered Generation – the RE-Generation, ready to face the coming year with a with a sense of hope, courage, and positivity.

The premiere event for the Virtual RIYFF is proudly sponsored by Eco Voice & Vass Productions and will be held at the Alex Theatre in St Kilda, Melbourne, Australia on Friday 9th Dec 22. The live premiere will feature a special global curation of over 40 award-winning short films produced by both professional and emerging young filmmakers (mostly the latter) that inspire resilience, empowerment and hope for young people in these challenging times.

As part of the 8's and under session♦ the Premiere will open with the storytelling of 'An Antechinus in the Attic'  by multi-award-winning theatre director & SBN’s National Patron of the Arts, Gary Young OAM (Les Mis, Mama Mia, Mouse Trap, Wombat Stew and so many more on Gary’s list of sellout productions!) and the premiere will close with a celebration of Mother Earth from multi-Grammy® winning composer Ricky Kej. All general admission sessions have a combination of short animated, live action and documentary films for the whole family.

LIVE PREMIERE FOR VIRTUAL FILM FESTIVAL 2022

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Friday 9th Dec '22 - Alex Theatre, 1/135 Fitzroy St, St Kilda VIC 3182
    • Session 1 – 4:30pm – 5:50pm Under 8’s session♦
    • Session 2 – 6:00pm – 7:30pm general admission
    • Session 3 – 7:45pm – 8:45pm general admission
    • Session 4 -  9:00pm – 9:45pm general admission

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DATES FOR VIRTUAL FILM FESTIVAL 2022
Friday 9th Dec '22 - exclusive access, Q&A and workshop day for schools & students from years 4-11
Saturday 10th & Sunday 11th December - access to all films, plus Q&A's & workshops for all ages

Following the inaugural standing-room-only short RIYFF event that received thunderous applause at the Melbourne Immigration Museum in August 22 (and which was part of the larger RE-Generation Youth Festival 1 day event), the RE-Generation International Youth Film Festival is going virtual & global - with an extended curation of heart-warming and thought-provoking short films for the whole family to enjoy - including live action, animation and mini documentaries. The virtual event will include Q&A's and workshops with industry professionals and filmmakers from around the world.

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REGISTER FOR WORKSHOPS HERE

The RE-Generation International Youth Film Festival’s Virtual Event is a collaborative production of the School Broadcasting Network Inc (SBN, Melbourne, Aust), LA International Children’s Film Festival (LAICFF Los Angeles, USA) & One Earth Young Filmmakers Contest (OEYFC Chicago, USA) - featuring a fabulous selection of more than 60 award-winning short films produced by passionate young filmmakers from around the world.

The One Earth Young Filmmakers Academy is offering an exclusive opportunity of FREE REGISTRATION for Indigenous, remote, rural and home-school students from around the world to have access to their excellent on-demand workshops during the 3 days of the RIYF Festival only. Please email lisa AT oneearthfilmfest.org for registration code. All other students can register here  - registration fee applies

IMPORTANT DATES FOR FILM SUBMISSIONS FOR RIYF FESTIVAL & SHORT FILM CONTEST 2023

The RE-Generation International Short Film Contest 2023 will open on Mon 9th Jan, with submissions deadline Mon 16th Oct '23
Submissions for the Official Selection for the 2023 RIYF Fest will open via Film Freeway on Mon 9th Jan & close Sat 30th Sept '23

Register your interest below to either submit a film for the 2023 RIYF Fest Official Selection, or to find out more about the RIYF Short Film Contest - or both - and the team will get back to you asap!

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