We are delighted to announce that the Edinburgh & Lothians Schools Film Competition 2022 in partnership with Edinburgh International Film Festival and Arts & Creative Learning, City of Edinburgh Council is open for entries.

Free to enter for all nursery, primary, secondary and special schools in the City of Edinburgh, East Lothian, West Lothian and Midlothian, the competition offers the opportunity for selected schools, and their pupils, to watch their work on the big screen as part of a special EIFF screening event and awards ceremony at Edinburgh Filmhouse in June 2022.

Applications are also open for taking part in the competition's Youth Jury, young people aged 14 to 18, who select the films, decide upon, and present the awards in each category.

For more information and to submit your films, or to apply to become a Youth Juror, please click here