Call for Entries: 90-Second Newbery Film Festival

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The 90-Second Newbery Film Festival is now open for submissions! Young filmmakers (K-12) are invited to create a short film adaptation of a Newbery Medal winning or honor book. Help from an adult is okay, and surprising twists to the story are encouraged. Winning films will be shown at the 90-Second Newbery Film Festival in the Main Library’s Auditorium. Deadline for submission is January 12, 2018.

To see past winners and to submit your film, visit

Video editing software and training is available in the Main Library's Tinker Workshop beginning Wednesday, November 1. Staff will be able to assist kids in The Tinker Workshop every Wednesday and Thursday from 3:30-5:30pm, during open Tinker Lab hours, and during special holiday hours: December 26–29 and January 2–5 from 10am–Noon

Made possible with the support of Utah Humanities, Spyhop, Weber Book Links, and the Utah Film Center.

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Contact Information: 801-524-8200