Project VoiceScape a partnership with Adobe Youth Voices, PBS and POV to mentor today's best young documentary filmmakers

Adobe Youth Voices, PBS and POV are searching for the next generation of documentary filmmakers! The deadline for submission is January 14, 2011. Project VoiceScape welcomes good ideas, films-in-progress or completed short films made by aspiring filmmakers in grades 7-12. The program provides mentorship to young filmmakers and showcases their work on a variety of PBS/POV related media. Fifteen young people will be selected for Project VoiceScape and will be honored in June 2011 at a ceremony in Washington, DC. All subjects, styles and opinions are welcome! We are looking for film projects that:

The 15 young filmmakers selected for Project VoiceScape will receive:

  • $2000 to complete your short documentary
  • Streaming of your film on POV's award-winning website
  • One-to-one mentoring by award-winning documentary filmmakers
  • Outreach, Publicity and Fundraising training from experts at POV
  • Possible broadcast in the POV Short Film Showcase

For more information about Project VoiceScape, including submission guidelines and a link to the application, click here.