Sharing your creativity with the world can be fun, but doing so with solid filmmking skills is even better. Many important life skills can be developed through filmmaking, including communication, self-expression, decision-making, problem-solving, critical thinking and empathy. Learn at your own pace through a series of video modules from National 4-H, and check with your 4-H office for the next regional filmmaker's training. Through local training, national resources and special events like FilmFest 4-H, you can attain the skills to express your vision at the highest level!
State specialist contact: Bradd Anderson
Resources for all levels
- Bring ideas from your imagination to reality
- Explore communications technologies
- Learn how TV, film, and productions are made
- Learn to be a producer - not just a consumer - of digital media
FilmFest 4-H is a national film festival. It is for youth who are are filmmakers, visual artists, aspiring actors and for those who are just interested in meeting other creative people. FilmFest helps youth become producers, not just consumers, of digital media.
4-H exhibits and competitions are part of the fun of the Missouri State Fair. You won’t want to miss this special event; visit the 4-H building to see the projects of our 4-H youth or catch the judging competitions. Whatever your niche, there is something for everyone. Bring the family! The Missouri State Fair is located at the intersection of Highways 50 and 65, and less than 20 miles south of I-70, Sedalia is roughly an hour from Kansas City, Columbia and Jefferson City.