Tuesday, August 24, 2010

DOCU-JAM Documentary Competition (Paley Center for Media)

Early Submission: Postmarked by August 27, 2010
Late Submission: Postmarked by September 10, 2010

Woody Allen, Alfred Hitchcock, Richard Pryor, The Simpsons, Steven Spielberg, Sesame Street, Gordon Parks, David Bowie, Frank Sinatra, Michael Moore, Orson Welles, 60 Minutes, John Frankenheimer, Janet Jackson…the list goes on and on.

What do they have in common? They all have work in the permanent collection at The Paley Center for Media. Now it's your turn to become a part of history and have your work screened and archived side-by-side with these great talents. 

This Is a Call for Entries to Docu-Jam

The 10th Annual Docu-Jam is a unique youth documentary showcase presented by the Paley Center, in association with Downtown Community Television Center in New York, as part of its PALEYDOCFEST in October 2010.

We seek outstanding documentaries produced by young people across the country. Selected documentaries will be screened at PALEYDOCFEST2010 and will become part of the Paley Center’s permanent collection.

Entries must meet the following criteria:

• filmmakers must be 21 years old or younger
• documentaries must be less than 20 minutes in length
• documentaries must have been completed after September 1, 2009
• entries are limited to three per organization/group/school

Entries must be in DVD format.
Early submission: $5 per entry postmarked by 8.27.2010
Late submission: $7 per late entry postmarked by 9.10.2010

A submission form must accompany each entry.

Download Submission Form (PDF)

Please send materials to:

Attn: Docu-Jam
Downtown Community TV Center
87 Lafayette Street
New York, NY 10013

For more information, please contact:

Clarivel Ruiz
212.966.4510 ext. 644

Rebekah Fisk
The Paley Center for Media

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