SUBMISSIONS ARE CLOSED FOR 2022. Catch the winners of the Tiny Film Festival on Sunday (August 28) at 4pm at the Downtown Library.
Lights! Camera! Action! If you've always wanted to sit in the director's chair and make a movie, now's your chance! But let's start small. Smaller. Let's start really tiny!
The Ann Arbor District Library is hosting its first film competition -- but only for movies one minute or less. Film and edit your movie and then upload it at the link on this page through Friday, August 19.
TINY FILM FESTIVAL GUIDELINES
• Films must be submitted by Friday, August 19.
• Films must be 60 seconds or less.
• Films can be abstract, documentaries, tiny stories, anything at all.
• All films must be rated G and suitable for all ages.
JUDGING AND PRIZES
• Films will be judged by AADL staff in three age groups: Grades 5 and under, Grades 6 to 12, and Adults.
• Prizes will be awarded in each age group for Highest Honors, Second Place, and Honorable Mention.
• Winners will be announced on this page and at the Summer Game Game Over Gala on August 28.
• All submissions may be shown publicly at the Library.
SUMMER GAME CODE!
Enter TINYBLOCKBUSTER to get Summer Game points just for visiting this page. And for big points, submit your own movie to the festival!
Here are two examples of tiny films made by AADL staff to show you what's possible with a phone and just 60 seconds!