Youth Mentorship

Indie Memphis Youth Mentorship Program 2019

Memphis Youth Filmmakers! The CrewUP Youth Filmmaking Mentorship Program is back for its 2nd year. This is your chance to make a short film with other young filmmakers (between grades 7-12) as well as receive mentoring from a professional filmmaker for FREE. Apply as an individual or as your own team of three. Each group receives $500 to assist in making their film.
See you on set!

What You Need to Know:

  • This program is FREE!

  • 3 students + 1 professional filmmaker mentor per team. 8 teams total.

  • Two, 2-hour meetings per month as a team and mentor, February - June and then as needed

  • Only students in grades 7-12 are eligible.

  • $500 film budget stipend for each team

  • Films must be completed by the beginning of August.

  • World Premiere of your film in the CrewUp Mentor Screening at the Youth Film Fest in September.

  • All films will be judged by an out of town jury and an award will be given to the film of their choice.

  • Deadline for applications: December 17, 2018