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Call for Entries: Sine Kabataan Short Film Lab and Festival 2023



Calling young filmmakers, the Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP) is now accepting applications for the 6th edition of Sine Kabataan Short Film Lab and Festival.

FDCP believes in the unique perspective and insight of the Filipino youth, especially on the challenges that our society faces today, and what better way to foster creativity and originality by storytelling through film! With this open call for story concepts, the Sine Kabataan Film Lab and Festival is once again opening its doors to aspiring Filipino filmmakers from all over the country.

Sine Kabataan 6 is open to Filipino filmmakers who are 18-30 years of age who have already produced at least one short film.

Interested applicants may download the application form here:

Send your applications to [email protected] with the subject “Application for Sine Kabataan 2023” on or before February 10, 2023. To know the guidelines and full mechanics, visit:


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