2015 Media Festival - 49th Annual
The California Student Media Festival is our nation’s oldest student media festival. The festival exists to celebrate the amazing media and multimedia projects produced by California’s best and brightest students and teachers — rewarding and acknowledging their successful classroom work at an awards event in June of 2015.
Submission period for the 2015 festival opens January 19, 2015 and closes April 6, 2015. Learn more at www.mediafestival.org.
Presenting sponsor of the California Student Media Festival is Wells Fargo.
Congratulations to the 2014 WINNERS! Check out the highlights below:
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2015 Student Spotlights
A girl uses math to try to comprehend the equation of life.
Students at Franklin High School made a documentary on school reform.
A silent film created by 5th grade theatre art students at Echo Horizon School.
An original animated music video for an original student song about relationships.
2014 Student Spotlights
Two boys are asked by another team to play them for money. How will they respond?
During class, students accidentally make an enemy of the powerful student, #8!
A young lady torn travels back to the place she once called home.
A short film follows an aspiring ballerina as she overcomes a dance injury.
A student learns about nutrition from an unlikely source: his talking lunch!
2013 Student Spotlights
Students looked at what is being done to help dropouts get back in school.
Reidy Creek students’ mission is to teach the importance of spreading love.
"In the Pit of Your Stomach" is one man’s tale of waiting at the altar.
Ghost Catchers is a humorous parody created by students of West Ranch High School.
Chuck is an animation created by students. All drawings and music are original.
Created by a student to describe how journalism positively influenced her life.
“The Monster Within,” created by students, deals with the hard subject of drug addiction.
Italia Garcia tells her story as undocumented student trying to afford college.
“Water Cops!” attempts to put the traditional PSA format on its head.
"Anyone" was created to address the real issue of teenage depression and suicide.
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Now in its 48th year, the California Student Media Festival is our nation’s oldest student media festival. Over the past twenty years, the California Student Media Festival has awarded more than $135,000 to California Schools. It has expanded to include the work of more than 6,000 student contestants from schools across the state. The Festival showcases what can be accomplished when talented students and dedicated teachers work together integrating media and multimedia into education. Learn more at www.mediafestival.org.