The Discovery Center

Karner Kids Film Festival

Now Accepting Submissions!

Calling all junior producers and directors! We are excited to announce the upcoming Karner Kids Film Festival for all kids ages 10-17. We're inviting kids to create short films about the Albany Pine Bush. Films could feature wildlife, plants, history, personal experiences or other Pine Bush-inspired themes.

Mark Your Calendars

Join us for the Karner Kids Film Festival on Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at 6:30pm.

Come view films accepted into the festival and explore Pine Bush activities.

Submit Your Film Now!

  • Keep it original! You are the creator. Make sure you have permission to use any images or music that are not yours.
  • Filmmakers must be between the ages of 10 and 17.
  • Less is more! The length of your film must be 5 minutes or less.
  • Your film needs to be about the Albany Pine Bush.
  • Make it appropriate for a family audience.
  • Please make sure your film is in MP4 format.
  • When you submit your film you and a Guardian will be asked to sign a license.
  • One video submission per person.
  • Submissions must be received by 4pm on October 31, 2020.

Submission Deadline

4pm on October 31, 2020

Digital Submission Link

Click here to submit your video and sign the license


Sara Poggi-Decker
Education Program Manager