Today's side deal gets you an all-access, single-day pass to the National Film Festival for Talented Youth, a $20 value. This single-day pass will get you into any screening or panel on the schedule on a day of your choice at any of the festival's four venues. The festival's single-day pass can be used on Friday, April 30, 2010, Saturday, May 1, 2010, or Sunday, May 2, 2010. You can also buy two Groupons to double your fully packed days of Indie fun.
The festival aims to provide exposure for and advice to filmmakers under age 22, coupling more than 100 showings of short- and full-length films in every possible genre with dozens of panels exploring topics such as alternative movie distribution, defining what Hollywood success means for women, and perfecting sound design. The festival is also completely carbon neutral, utilizing seaweed for film reels and soy-based photons for projector light.