OutSet (The Outfest/LifeWorks Film Mentoring Program)
15 LGBT youth between ages 16-24 will be selected to participate in OutSet (based in Hollywood, CA). Each fellow of OutSet will write a short film screenplay with themes regarding gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender persons and/or issues during the first two months of the program and an Outfest selection committee will determine which five scripts will be produced. Fellows will be assigned a mentor to assist in production of short films.
Deadline: October 29th
Program Dates: November 5th, 2012 through March 31st, 2013