Short Film Competition

Open to current LIA students at any grade level

Last year more than $4,000 was awarded to our competition winners!


“It’s Up To Me”

The theme expresses the idea that everyone is responsible to do what they can to find success as students, leaders, and members of the community. The theme also suggests a shared responsibility to help others in the community move forward.


  • Be current LIA student
  • Submissions must be your original work
  • The film may be in English, Spanish, or a combination of the two
  • Video must not exceed 3 minutes
  • Submissions cannot contain any profanity or sexual material

What to Film:
Create a video up to 3 minutes in length (including any titles or credits) that incorporates and/or embodies this year’s theme. You can choose any genre you would like:

Drama Action
Suspense Comedy
Music Video Etc.

How to Submit Your Video:

  1. Upload your UNLISTED video to Youtube
  2. Click the button below to complete your application
  3. Submit your application by the deadline date of January 31, 2019!

Deadline: January 31, 2019