Old Bridge, NJ – July 24, 2018 – The Old Bridge Public Library has partnered with the Kidz Hub Media Network to host a Regional Film Festival at the Library on Friday, August 10th from 4-8:30pm. The event is free and open to the public and tickets are not required.
The festival will screen films submitted by international youth under the age of 25 in five categories: Short Film, News Segment, Movie Review, Commercial and Music Video. Kidz Hub received over 700 submissions for the festival and prizes will be awarded during this red carpet event. The selections will be judged by a panel which will include actor and NJ native Raw Leiba, who has appeared in numerous films including Tut, Limitless and The Heat, and was the winner of TLC’s reality action show Help Wanted, a spin-off of ABC-TV’s The Next Action Hero.
The Kidz Hub global mission is to train and mentor youth to be Junior Broadcasters and provide various outlets for them to engage the world. Through mentorship and training and the Kidz Hub Kollege online training portal, young people can connect, learn and work collaboratively on projects. The ever-expanding global initiative seeks to cultivate global learners with an acute cultural awareness. Kidz Hub Media Network is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.
The Old Bridge Public Library has consistently been voted one of the three Best Public Libraries in Middlesex County by the readers of the Home News Tribune. The Library is open seven-days-a-week and is located at 1 Old Bridge Plaza at the corner of Rt. 516 and Cottrell Road in the Municipal Center. More information about this and other Library programs is available at www.oldbridgelibrary.org or by calling 732-721-5600 x5033. The satellite Laurence Harbor branch is located at 277 Shoreland Circle; phone: 732-566-2227.