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The 90-Second Newbery Film Festival is coming to Salem in 2019!

The 90-Second Newbery Film Festival is an annual video contest in which young filmmakers create weird short movies that tell the entire story arc of a Newbery award-winning or honor book, in 90 seconds or less (ish).

Select 90-Second Newbery videos will be screened in Loucks Auditorium at the Salem Public Library, on Friday March 22nd at 6pm. For more information, visit To register and save a seat, click HERE.

90 second Newbery version of The Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler. By Anya and Aniah

90 second Newbery video, Hatchet, by Gary Paulsen Lego Stop Motion made by Cooper and Mac