Screen Test Jr.

Screen Test Jr.


Screen Test Jr.

For Students in Grades 5-8
Saturday, April 22 -- 11 am 
10 am Doughnut and Bagel Reception

 

Birds
Drama, 7 min. 
Directed by: Maia Costea 
Vancouver, Canada

 

After a traumatic accident, Claire refuses to talk. But this is not an impediment for her visiting cousin who finds a way to communicate with her.

 

Don't Crush My Dreams
Educational Musical, 4 min. 41 sec.
Written and Directed by Dryden 5th Graders
Alexis Landeweer, Danny Phillips, Elizabeth Sbovoda, Faiz Mohammad, Jenny Davis, Katie Ryerson, Kelly Robinson, Kristiine Hays, Mia Lardizabal, Samantha Hautzinger, Gracie Asper, Oliwia Lesniak.
Advised by Tricia Fuglestad
Arlington Heights, IL

 

Works of art show that they have feelings too in this original music video.

 

 

Helicopter
Comedy Animation, 2 min. 14 sec.
Written and Directed by: Calvin Birkman 
West Hills, California

 

Things go awry when three teenagers get their hands on a helicopter for their vacation to Zimbabwe.

  H.U.M.A.N.S.
Comedy, Science 9 min. 59 sec.
Written and Directed by: Johnathan Newport 
Fairfax, VA

A comedic oral history of life over the past 70 million years examines and personifies the ongoing competition between Evolution and Extinction.
 

Lilly Hits the Road
Animation, Comedy 4 min. 51 sec.
Written and Directed by: The Bum Family - Maezy, Medina and Zaiyah Dennie, and Berlin, Ocean and Sol Demuth 
Calgary, AB, Canada

 

Lilly, a 10 foot tall orange monster, and her adorable friend Fluffle are abducted by aliens. An epic adventure ensues as they try desperately to return home in the nick of time.

 
 

Luke
Nonfiction, 8 min. 14 sec.
Directed by: Dylan Reiss 
San Luis Obispo, California

 

An extraordinary young boy, diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy as a baby, refuses to accept his physical limitations, striving to be just like any other 9 year old.

 

Sleeptalker
Thriller, Suspense 9 min. 30 sec.
Written and Directed by: Jillian Lebling 
Selbyville, DE

 

A girl discovers a new voice in overcoming unfriendly behavior from other girls.


All filmmakers will attend to represent their films, either in person or via live internet video call. 

To be awarded:
Best in Show - $100

 

Prize Giveaway
Fujifilm Instax Mini 90 Neo Classic Instant Film Camera + Instant Film (must be present to win)

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