Register here. This event's registration is FULL, but you can still register to be placed on the wait list. (Registration is managed by the creator of the 90-Second Newbery Film Festival initiative. James Kennedy, with support from KidsOutAndAbout.com.)
Important note: This event is at capacity and there is a waiting list! Please arrive by 11:10 or your ticket may be forfeit to the waitlist folks.
Join us to celebrate short (often hilarious) videos created by local kids and teens about children's books at this FREE screening and award show. The rollicking event is emceed by children's author James Kennedy and local legend Doug Mackey.
It features an Oscar-style stage show and free popcorn, while supplies last. All ages are welcome. Registration is required to attend this event.
Want a taste of how much fun this event is? Watch this short film we made about the 2014 screening party.
This event is sponsored by Tacoma Public Library and Blue Mouse Theater.
The 90-Second Newbery Film Festival is an annual video contest in which kids and teens create movies that tell the tell the entire story of a Newbery-winning (or honor) book in 90 seconds or a little bit longer. Parents and educators can help. In fact, they are encouraged to!