Weekend immersive experience for high-school students (aged 14-18) to attend the premiere women’s leadership film festival in the country and engage in workshops on leadership and filmmaking.
Enrolled students will benefit from a dedicated track of films curated by the Athena Film Festival team, alongside intimate conversations with filmmakers and skill building workshops.
For high school students interested in the intersection of film, representation, and leadership – this weekend intensive is for you!
Applications will open in late fall.
Who can attend?
Teens (14-18) of any gender are invited to attend.
What’s the size of the program?
Up to 100 students will be accepted into the AFF Immersive for Teens.
- A weekend pass to the full Athena Film Festival for the enrolled student
- A dedicated track of films programmed by the Athena team
- Exclusive conversations with filmmakers and VIP guests
- Workshops on the intersection of filmmaking and leadership
- Barnard Pre-College program t-shirt and festival swag
- 25% off – ticket and pass discounts for family members of enrolled students
- Friday night pizza party, breakfast and lunch on both Saturday and Sunday
What is the weekend schedule?
Is housing included?
No, this is not a residential program but we recommend the following hotels that are close to campus.