NFFTY Wants Your Action Sports Videos

Posted on Wednesday, January 26th, 2011 by Zack | Posted under Events, General, Media

(Beaverton, OR, Dec. 1, 2010) Nike 6.0 is continuing its multi year partnership with NFFTY (National Film Festival for Talented Youth) the largest and most influential youth film festival in the world. Nike 6.0 will again be the title sponsor of the Action Sports category as well as a presenting festival sponsor.

The action sports category is open to any short film (10 minutes or under) that represents, showcases or is inspired by Action Sports, including skateboard, snowboard, surf, moto, wake, BMX, or freeski. In order to meet eligibility criteria for NFFTY 2011: 1) the film’s director must have been 22 years old or younger at completion of filming; 2) all music and other copyrighted material used in films must be original or filmmaker must have obtained permission from the owner; and, 3) the film must be in English or subtitled in English.

Submission deadline for the action sports category is January 31st, 2011.

NFFTY 2011 will be held April 28-May 1 in Seattle and features 200 films from young directors, filmmaking panels and workshops, parties and opportunities to meet and network with industry professionals. Filmmakers can view the full eligibility rules and submit their film at

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