Snapchat and the Tribeca Film Festival are partnering up to help filmmakers tell big stories on small screens.
The program, called Tribeca Snapchat Shorts, “encourages creativity, humor, and imagination through Snapchat with the goal of spotlighting the next generation of mobile storytellers,” according to the news release.
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The Tribeca Film Festival, now in its 15th year, has long been known to filmmakers for embracing innovation. In 2005, before YouTube launched, Tribeca partnered with Amazon on a digital film contest. The first film shot on a cell phone premiered at the festival in 2007 Read more…