PLURAL+ Youth Video Festival has recently opened for submissions for 2015 and calling young video-makers around the world to enter their best work.
The Festival accepts short video works – of up to 5 minutes – by entrants between the ages of 9-25. There are three (3) age-based competition categories and prizes of $1,000 for the best video in each of the categories.
Submitted videos must pertain to the topics of migration, diversity, social inclusion, and related topics. Videos may be of whatever type, style or genre – animated, documentary, drama, music video, comedy etc.
Winning entrants will be notified no later than 26th October 2015 and the winners will be announced during an event hosted at the Paley Center for Media early in December 2015 in New York. One representative of each PLURAL+ International Jury Award winner will be invited to New York, to present their work at the PLURAL+ 2015 Awards Ceremony.
PLURAL + is a joint initiative between the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations and the International Organization for Migration, with a network of over 50 partner organizations, who support the creative efforts of young people and distribute their videos worldwide.