AIFF hosting student filmmakers competition for local youth

ASHLAND, Ore. — The Ashland Independent Film Festival is connecting with youth in the valley by hosting a student filmmakers competition.

The ‘AIFF Student Launch Competition’ allows students to get creative, creating 5-minute mini-films.

Kindergarteners to college-aged students are encouraged to submit a film.

There are 4 categories, with each category winner receiving a $200 cash prize. A new category, Rising from the Ashes, will award the winner a $400 dollar prize.

The deadline is January 15th.

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Mariah Mills
NBC5 News reporter Mariah Mills is a Medford native. She graduated from the University of Oregon with a Bachelor's Degree in journalism. She also minored in sociology. In school, she covered Oregon athletics for the student-run television station, Duck TV. When she's not reporting, she’s reading, hiking and rooting for her favorite teams, the Seattle Seahawks and the Oregon Ducks.
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