SHORT FILM COMPETITION CATEGORIES
PUBLIC / OPEN
Theme : Return Stronger
The theme of Return Stronger gives you the freedom to express your creativity based on inspirations from life and the beauty of humanity.
The Overall Judging Criteria
Does the short film submission follow the guidelines?
Does the short film submission is not exceed 30 minutes in duration?
- Is the information included in the registration form accurate and current?
- Are any copyrighted materials used in the short film?
- Is any portion of the short film inappropriate?
- Did the contestant complete all necessary forms; online entry form and, if needed, actor release/parent permission forms ?
There are two (2) components for Final Round: Professional Judging and Online Voting
Originality & Creativity
Cinematography & Technicality
the Best film Award Criteria
Films will be judged on originality, creativity, plot, pacing, structure, characters, cinematography and entertainment value as well as on effectiveness of the message in capturing your audience’s attention
the Best director award criteria
The winner of The Best Director Award will be selected as Finalist for Rahsia Sutradara by Malaysia Cinematic Auteurs Guild (MCAG) under Malaysia Creative Capabilities Enhancement Programme (MyCAP).
Art of Filmmaking
Knowledge and Skills
How to Win ?
Register your details in the Young FilmMaker website and create an account
Create your content
and align it with
the competition theme
Upload the short film into your YouTube channel
Submit the short film link in your Young FilmMaker account dashboard
Share & Get Votes
Share your short film with others and stand a chance of winning!
How To Upload Your Short Film?
Video: 1920x 1080 HD, 16:9 aspect ratio, 24 to 25 frame per sec (FPS) | Audio: Stereo | Format: MP4/ Mov
Upload the short
film into your
Select your short film
to “Unlisted” category
Copy your short film
link and paste it into
the submission form here here