Midwest HS Film Festival

The Golden Lion Awards High School Film Festival is based in Cincinnati and open to high school and junior high students in Ohio, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin as well as to students within 500 miles of Cincinnati.

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Submissions are now OPEN and will Close on March 16, 2018

This year’s film festival will be held on Saturday, April 28, 2018, at Memorial Hall in Cincinnati.

Submissions are now OPEN and will Close on March 16, 2018

This year’s film festival will be held on Saturday, April 28, 2018, at Memorial Hall in Cincinnati.

Golden Lion Awards, Inc.

We are an Ohio 501(c)3 focused on film, media, broadcast, education, and award recognition for students.

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New Film Categories

You asked and we listened! Check out the new Long Narrative and Documentary Categories.

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Thank You Sponsors

A special thank to our sponsors for supporting Golden Lion Awards, Inc. and the annual high school film festival.

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