Young Filmmakers Project accepting entries

Staff Report

PICKENS COUNTY — The 2016 South Carolina Young Filmmakers Project, a statewide high school filmmaking contest, is now accepting entries.

Participants make a short film (30 seconds to two minutes) with any storyline or genre. The only requirement is to shoot at least one scene in a South Carolina State Park.

The deadline for entries is Feb. 19. For complete rules and entry forms, visit

Entry into state parks is free for participating filmmakers for their shoot. To find the park closest you, check out the state park finder. Send an email to for more information.

The South Carolina Young Filmmakers Project is a collaboration between the South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation, and Tourism; Trident Technical College; and the South Carolina Film Commission. Visit and for more information.

Staff Report

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