Film Contest & Conference


We will celebrate the winners of the 2017 contest at our Freedom & Unity Youth Film Contest and Conference on May 6th & 7th 2017!

Here at Freedom & Unity, all of us are working hard to support Vermont’s future filmmakers. We hope you’ll support them too, by attending this year’s contest and conference!

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2017 Freedom & Unity Youth Film Contest and Conference

Saturday, May 6, 2017


Workshop 1: Ethnographic, Ethical and Small Scale Filmmaking

Workshop 2: How To Make a Movie with your iPhone

11:30-12:30 Free Pizza Lunch

12:30-5:30 Screening of Middle School, College and Young Adult Award Winning Films

5:30-7:00 Suggested group dinner at Big Fatty’s BBQ. This meal is NOT provided but prices are reasonable. Let us know if you’d like to attend so that we can reserve space.

7:00-9:00 Screening of Circus Dreams followed by Q&A with Director Signe Taylor

Sunday, May 7, 2017


Workshop 1: Story Creation

Workshop 2: How to Shoot a Documentary Film

11:30-12:30 Free Pizza Lunch

12:30-5:00 Screening of High School Award Winning Films



Briggs Opera House 

5 South Main Street, White River Junction, Vermont

Want to spend the night for this event? Briggs Opera House | Hotel Coollidge

Please RSVP to let us know how many of your group will attend!