Are you a film buff who likes science? Are you a science lover who wants to talk about science in every possible way? AND, are you a middle school or high school student in Maine? We’ve got the contests for you!

Join us for a public screening of the 2019 MSF film contest top finishers, and an unveiling of the winners!

Sunday, March 17th, 2:00-3:00pm, Maine Discovery Museum

Awards:

  • The top three finishers in each category will receive a cash prize, to be shared with their school/sponsoring organization
  • Middle school prizes:$400/1st place; $200/2nd place; $100/3rd place.
  • High school prizes: $600/1st place; $400/2nd place; $200/3rd place.

The films from winners and top finishers will be available on the MSF YouTube Channel after the festival.

Any questions? Email us: trailer@mainesciencefestival.org

Looking for some ideas?

Movie Genres

Action
Adventure
Comedy
Crime
Drama
Documentary
Fantasy
Historical
Horror
Musical
Mystery
Romance
Satire
Science Fiction
Western

Scientific Areas

Astronomy
Biology
Chemistry
Cognitive Science
Computer Science
Ecology
Geography
Geology
Lingusitics
Physics
Psychology
Sociology
Zoology

More ideas on science subtopics here.

Some Possible Inspirations

Marine biology musical
Romantic comedy about Edison
Horror movie about viruses
Cartoon about lab beakers

Drama about amoebas
Suspense about climate change
Madame Curie musical
Superhero movie about white blood cells

Western between Thomas Edison & Nikola Tesla
Phases of the moon mystery
Ecological crime thriller
Action film on Newton’s laws

Any questions? Email us: trailer@mainesciencefestival.org