High School Students!

Join the conversation about mental health

Make a short film to share your story

 Open Mind Film Festival

$2,000 in prizes for three best films


Zach Gottlieb (@talkwithzach)

Lauren Greenfield  (@greenfield_lauren)

AJ Mendez (@theajmendez)

Henry Platt (@henryjplatt)

Submissions due: March 11, 2023 

Festival date: April 27, 2023

For information and to submit a film:


Presented by The Friends of the Semel Institute at UCLA