Elementary (Grades K-5) Nominees

Documentary

Ballet Is An Art

Dir. Diana Manley

2 min., Grades K-5, Home School, Documentary

Know About Larry Itilong, Even If You Know About Cesar Chavez

Dir. Authors, Illustrators and Journalists (AIJ) Academy Students

7 min., Grades K-5, Walker Elementary, Documentary

Surfing With the Stars

Dir. Henry Stuempfig

5 min., Grades K-5, El Camino Creek Elementary, Documentary

 

From Home

Do-It- Yourself Mask by Andrew

Dir. Andrew Chacon Juarez

1 min., Grades K-5, Walker Elementary, From Home

Going On A Parade

Dir. MagTV

3 min., Grades K-5, Magnolia Elementary, From Home

How To Make Rice Pudding

Dir. Astrid Smith

3 min., Grades K-5, El Camino Creek Elementary, From Home

Learning From A Distance

Dir. MagTV

3 min., Grades K-5, Magnolia Elementary, From Home

Playing It Safe

Dir. MagTV

2 min.,  Grades K-5, Magnolia Elementary, From Home

Quarantine Tips

Dir. Malia Harding, Madeline Kay

3 min., Grades K-5, La Costa Heights Elementary, From Home

Remembering By Design

Dir. MagTV

2 min., Grades K-5, Magnolia Elementary, From Home

News Story

Constructing The Future

Dir. MagTV

3 min., Grades K-5, Magnolia Elementary, News Story

The Inside Scoop

Dir. MagTV

2 min., Grades K-5, Magnolia Elementary, News Story

The Game Plan

Dir. MagTV

2 min., Grades K-5, Magnolia Elementary, News Story

GRES Poway Water News Broadcast

Dir. Clara C., Hope F., Nathan G., Kyler M., EmJ A. Gianna J., Abby K.

5 min., Grades K-5, Garden Road Elementary, News Story

On The Fence

Dir. MagTV

1 min., Grades K-5, Magnolia Elementary, News Story

Paws for the News: Science Minute

Dir. Paws for the News

4 min., Grades K-5, Juniper Elementary, News Story

Simple Solutions To Pollution

Dir. Sienna Curry

3 min., Grades K-5, Flora Vista Elementary, News Story

 

PSA

Literacy is Essential 

Dir. Sarah Charles, Madeline Kay

1 min., Grades K-5, La Costa Heights Elementary, PSA

Make a Movement

Dir. Jayden Hernandez

1 min., Grades K-5, Lincoln Elementary, PSA

Persevere to Achieve

1 min., Grades K-5, Juniper Elementary, PSA

Save the Plants 2.0

Dir. Nyla Biondolillo

1 min., Grades K-5, Mission Estancia Elementary, PSA

 

Short Narrative

Dream Vacation

Dir. Malia Harding

2 min., Grades K-5, Las Costa Heights Elementary, Short Narrative

Diagnosis Diabetes

6 min., Grades K-5, Juniper Elementary School, Short Narrative

The Nightmare

2 min., Grades K-5, Juniper Elementary, Short Narrative

Our Story

Dir. William Lovasz

6 min., Grades K-5, El Camino Creek Elementary, Short Narrative

STEAM Undercover

6 min., Grades K-5, STEAM Academy @ La Presa, Short Narrative

Tangram Story (Work-In-Progress)

Dir. Alicia Colores

2 min., Grades K-5, Vista Academy, Short Narrative

STEAM

Aquaponics “School”

5 min., Grades K-5, Central Elementary, STEAM

Everyone Can Help, Grades K-5, La Costa Heights Elementary

Dir. Adri Schenkhuizen, Julia Stone

3 min., Grades K-5, La Costa Heights Heights Elementary, STEAM

Solar iPad

Dir. Malia Harding, Madeline Kay

3 min., Grades K-5, La Costa Heights Elementary, STEAM

 

Middle School (Grades 6-8) Nominees

Documentary

Heroes Around Me

Dir. Milan Shah

2 min., Grades 6-8, Black Mountain Middle School, Documentary

A Hidden Figure

5 min., Grades 6-8, Rancho Minerva Middle School, Documentary

My Journey Through 6th Grade Camp

Dir. Ethan Shay

5 min., Grades 6-8, La Costa Heights Elementary, Documentary

Breaking the Race Barrier Through Art

Dir. Milan Shah

5 min., Grades 6-8, Black Mountain Middle School, Documentary

A Documentary for the Future

Dirs. Justin Welch, Shane Gilbert

2 min., Grades 6-8, San Pasqual Union School, Documentary

I Have a Dream

1 min., Grades 6-8, Rancho Minerva Middle School, Documentary

K-Cups: Reuse, Recycle, Repurpose!

1 min., Grades 6-8, Rancho Minerva Middle School, Documentary

DIY

How to Make Grilled Cheese

Dir. Naima Hawkins

1 min., Grades 6-8, Challenger Middle School, DIY

How to Tie a Tie

3 min., 6-8, Rancho Minerva Middle School, DIY

Softball Hitting Fundamentals

Dir. Emma Collins

1 min., Grades 6-8, El Camino Creek Elementary, DIY

How to Find the Value of an Unknown Variable

Dirs. Cole Thomas, Jackson Friedrichs, Ayla De Vore

3 min., Grades 6-8, Park Dale Elementary, DIY

How to Make a Candle 

Dir. Lily Bychowski

2 min., Grades 6-8, The Grauer School, DIY

How to Give Your Big Dog a Bath

Dir. Kendall Bristol

3 min., Grades 6-8, The Grauer School, DIY

How to Make Grandma’s Puri

Dir. Milan Shah

2 min., Grades 6-8, Black Mountain Middle School, DIY

SLANT

Dirs. Delilah Ramirez, Madison Taylor

1 min., Grades 6-8, Bear Valley Middle School, DIY

iPAD Help

Dirs. Delilah Ramirez, Madison Taylor

1 min., Grades 6-8, Bear Valley Middle School, DIY

 

From Home

Grauer Quaranteens

Dirs. Finn Colvin , Adele Frost, Urmila Hawk-Miller, Ennis Rucker

4 min., Grades 6-8, The Grauer School, From Home

The Quarantine Classroom

Dir. Matisse Koser

2 min., Grades 6-8, San Pasqual Union School, From Home

 

News Story

#elpasostrong

3 min., Grades 6-8, Rancho Minerva Middle School, News Story

How Smartphones Affect Our Lives

Dir. Jackson Howes, Logan Layton

5 min., Grades 6-8, Meadowbrook Middle School, News Story

 

PSA

Windows

1 min., Grades 6-8, Rancho Minerva Middle School, PSA

Attention Getter

Dir. Rachel Weatherton

1 min., Grades 6-8, La Costa Heights Elementary, PSA

Anti-Bullying PSA

Dir. Robert Custon

1 min., Grades 6-8, Challenger Middle School, PSA

Jacob The Turtle Recycles

Dir. Edmon Valenzuela

1 min., Grades 6-8, Challenger Middle School, PSA

How To Not Stop A School Shooting

Dir. Tim Waters 

1 min., Grades 6-8, Mesa Verde Middle School, PSA

Handwashing Habits

Dir. Trevor Brown

1 min., Grades 6-8, Mission Estancia Elementary School, PSA

How Does Plastic Taste?

Dir. Alexis Rollon

1 min., Grades 6-8, Challenger Middle School, PSA

 

Short Narrative

Mr. Hah

1 min., Grades 6-8, Fusion Academy Solana Beach, Short Narrative

Babysat

Dir. Carter Lampman

5 min., Grades 6-8, Quantum Academy, Short Narrative

High School (Grades 9-12) Nominees

DIY

How to Make a Friend

Dir. Jason Wexler

1 min., Grades 9-12, The Grauer School, DIY

How To Shoot 35mm Film Photography

Dir. Roxy Morris

3 min., Grades 9-12, Canyon Crest Academy, DIY

DIY Paper Airplane in 60 seconds 

Dirs. Jaduan, Leo, Marlon, and Darrell

1 min, Grades 9-12, ALBA Community School, DIY

 

Documentary

The Impact of Music

DIr. Naia Riggenbach

5 min., Grades 9-12, Pacific Ridge School, Documentary

Big City Tattoo

Dir. Max Lung

5 min., Grades 9-12, High Tech High, Documentary

Built from Scratch

Dir. Shiva Kansagara

5 min., Grades 9-12, Canyon Crest Academy, Documentary

White Washed

Dir. Isabel Adamos

2 min., Grades 9-12, Rancho Bernardo High School, Documentary

1969

Dir. Joshua Dana

5 min., Grades 9-12, Coronado School of the Arts, Documentary

Elementary Dogs

Dirs. Sophia Lee, Roxy Morris , Anabelle Gauvreau, Danny Applebaum

5 min., Grades 9-12, Canyon Crest Academy, Documentary

 

From Home

Familiar.

Dir. Aiko Lozar

3 min., Grades 9-12, Carlsbad High School, From Home

Homesick

5 min., Grades 9-12, Outside the Lens Youth Council – San Diego High School, Westview High School, University City High School, High Tech High, From Home

News Story

Covid-19 News Story

Dir. Morgan Linglet

3 min., Grades 9-12, Guajome Park Academy, News Story

Patrick Henry High School Community Garden

Dir. James Abbott

2 min., Grades 9-12, Patrick Henry High School, News Story

Plastic Pollution Harms The Oceans

Dirs. Carman Hansen, Polina Mochalova

5 min., Grades 9-12, Westview High School, News Story

Innovation Expo News Segment

Dir. Micah Arnott

3 min., Grades 9-12, Coronado School of the Arts, News Story

 

PSA

The World with Robotics

Dir. Aiko Lozar

1 min., Grades 9-12, Carlsbad High School, PSA

Placemaking Survey

Dirs. Christina Arias, Raymond Reynoso, Martin Hoang

1 min., Grades 9-12, E3 Civic High, PSA

Texting and Driving PSA

Dirs. Danya Malanga, Jennifer Malanga

1 min., Grades 9-12, Patrick Henry High School, PSA

If You See Something Say Something

Dir. James Abbott

1 min., Grades 9-12, Patrick Henry High School, PSA

Destroy What Destroys You

Dir. Ace Davis

1 min., Grades 9-12, Point Loma High School, PSA

How Deadly is Fentanyl?

2 min., Grades 9-12, High Tech High Chula Vista, PSA

It’s On You

Dir. Justice Goff

1 min., Grades 9-12, Bonita Vista High School, PSA

Look Up and Live

Dirs. Amy Hickman, Irais Acatecatl

1 min., Grades 9-12, The Academy of Our Lady Peace, PSA

Short Narrative

By Your Side

Dirs. Kate Ahn, Sophia Calcagno

2 min., Grades 9-12, Rancho Bernardo High School, Short Narrative

Endless Cycle

Dir. Junsang Yoo

3 min., Grades 9-12, University High School, Short Narrative

Sign Of Glass – DIRECTOR’S CUT

Dir. Zander Rice

7 min., Grades 9-12, Kearny High School, Short Narrative

A Camp Story

6 min., Grades 9-12, Canyon Crest Academy, Short Narrative

Gorilla Man

Dirs. Isabel Adamos, Kenzie Peay, Mackenzie Bivin

7 min., Grades 9-12, Rancho Bernardo High School, Short Narrative

Estranged

Dir. Aiden Keltner

5 min., Grades 9-12, Dimensions Collaborative School, Short Narrative

I’m Fine

Dir. Raun Lyde

7 min., Grades 9-12, Rancho Bernardo High School, Short Narrative

Seize the Day

Dirs. Julianna Garcia, Jocelyn Long

5 min., Grades 9-12, Santana High School, Short Narrative

Godstropod

Dir. Lucy Greenberg

5 min., Grades 9-12, Coronado School of the Arts, Short Narrative

Time of Death

Dir. Howard Kung

2 min., Grades 9-12, San Pasqual High School, Short Narrative

Final Showing

Dir. Griffin Edwards

7 min., Grades 9-12, Teen Producers Project, Short Narrative

My Special Coffee

Dir. Wesley Preis

6 min., Grades 9-12, La Jolla high School, Short Narrative

Your Light

Dir. Cody Dunne

4 min., Grades 9-12, The Grauer School, Short Narrative