Kids’ Film Competition

Tumbleweeds Film Festival for Kids, Utah’s premiere kids film festival is excited to announce our new kids’ film competition in partnership with UEN!

The 2023 Tumbleweeds Kids Film Competition is open to all Utah students grades K-8. Students may enter fiction or nonfiction short films (5 minutes or less) for competition. Films will be judged based on filmmakers’ ability to tell a story or convey a message, artistic style, and technical skill.

Submissions must be received by February 14, 2023. Prizes and awards will be announced at the 2023 Tumbleweeds Film Festival for Kids.

To submit your film, visit https://filmfreeway.com/TumbleweedsKidsFilmCompetition.

Important DATES

September 6, 2022
Competition launch

February 14, 2023
Deadline to submit films

March 15, 2023
Finalists announced

April 21, 2023
Film winners presented at Tumbleweeds Film Festival for Kids

Whether you love to watch films, want to explore the hands on activities at the Clubhouse, or do both, a day pass is your access to the Festival!

Each day pass includes the following perks: In-person films on a first come, first served basis

  • Clubhouse activities.
  • Free UTA transit to the Festival at Mid-Valley Performing Arts Center in Taylorsville

Each member of your group needs a pass to access Tumbleweeds. Workshops require additional registration and fee. 

Choose a Saturday day pass, a Sunday day pass, or both! 

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