In 2018, the theme is Ambivalence. Undergraduate students enrolled at Princeton during academic year 2017-18 are invited to submit entries no later than Friday, 23 February 2018.
Winners of the Short Movie Prize
Co-winners: Chanyoung Park '17, Roxana Turcanu '16 and Cezar Mocan for Même [watch] Interview with Chanyoung.
Co-winner: Emma Michalak '17 for But for the Grace. [watch] Interview with Emma.
Honorable Mention: Ben Goodman '17 and Simon Gulergun's for Untitled [watch]
Winner: Jeanette Beebe '14 "Beyond the Boys' Club" [watch] Interview with Jeanette.
Honorable Mention: Cameron Johanning '16 "Equality" [watch]
Honorable Mention: Jane Pritchard '15 "Hats" [watch]
The preferred length of the short movie is around 7 minutes, but there is no maximum or minimum length. Music to which rights have not been secured can be used as long as the film is not shown commercially;
In 2017 the jury will consider digital videos (or films transferred to digital form) that bear in any way on the theme of Fanaticism. Students should upload their videos to a website–YouTube, Vimeo, or some other video sharing website–and provide the jury with a stable URL.
Each submission must be accompanied by a short biography (no more than one paragraph) of the student who made the movie (if more than one student, submit a separate biography for each student);
An optional supporting statement about the short movie (no more than one page, double spaced).
For more information and questions, please contact Femke DeRuyter.