Apply Now for Tribeca Film Institute’s 2011 Teen Filmmaker Programs!

Tribeca Film Institute is pleased to announce three exciting opportunities for teen filmmakers in 2011. All programs are free of charge, and open to NYC high school students.

Tribeca Film Fellows

Application Deadline: February 11, 2011

For young filmmakers with academic and career aspirations in film and media.

The Tribeca Film Fellows program brings 20 young people from NYC to the Tribeca Film Festival (and beyond!) each year, giving these young filmmakers a unique behind-the-scenes look at the Festival, the film industry, higher education and the art of making films.

2011 Tribeca Film Fellows application is now closed.


Application Deadline: February 18, 2011 by 6pm

For young artists who want to develop their artistic abilities and create work for their portfolio.

The Summer Arts Institute Filmmaking Workshop is an intensive, tuition-free, six-week filmmaking course that gives NYC public school students filmmaking training, access to state-of-the-art equipment, and a platform to express their ideas in new and innovative ways. The workshop is produced as part of the larger Summer Arts Institute—an intensive art-making summer program administered by the NYC Department of Education’s Office of the Arts and Special Projects.

2011 Summer arts institute application is now closed.


Application Deadline: March 4, 2011

For high school filmmakers who wish to showcase their original work.
Our City, My Story is an annual celebration of excellence in New York City youth media that gives student-made work an audience during the Tribeca Film Festival. Our City, My Story aims to highlight and bring attention to the tremendous work that our city’s young filmmakers are producing.

our city, my storY is NOW CLOSED.

Read more about these individual programs.