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HFPA Awardee KITS Hires Alumni for New Studio Construction

HFPA Capital Funding Supports the Production Studio with Purpose Kids In The Spotlight (KITS) has been an annual awardee of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) since 2016, enjoying the company of such fellow awardees as OutFest, Women in Film, and...

Mo McRae Directs Rainy Days by Competition Winner James Gutierrez

High-End Production Included Top Gun: MaverickCamera, Rain Set, KITS Youth ExtrasIn May 2021, Kids In The Spotlight Kids In The Spotlight Kids In The Spotlight Kids In The Spotlight (KITS) announced the winner of the second annualKITS National Short Screenplay...

Important KITS Events 



KITS Studio Ribbon Cutting

KITS is proud to announce the Production Studio with Purpose is officially open and ready for your production needs after its official ribbon cutting.



Deadline Short Scripts For 2023

Open exclusively to current and former foster youth, ages 18-24, please submit your short scripts (10 pages or less) to by 11:59pm PST on August 6th.



KITS Film Awards

Join us November 4th at Paramount Pictures Studios as Hollywood brightest stars help shine the spotlight on foster-impacted and inner-city young filmmakers!