Icon/Arrow Forward Created with Sketch. Icon/Move/Back Created with Sketch. Icon/Close Created with Sketch. Icon/Close Created with Sketch. Created with Sketch. Created with Sketch. Icon/down Created with Sketch. Icon/down Created with Sketch. Icon/Facebook Created with Sketch. Icon/Move/Forward Created with Sketch. Icon/Hearing Created with Sketch. Icon/Info Created with Sketch. Icon/Instagram Created with Sketch. Icon/Location Created with Sketch. Icon/Menu Created with Sketch. Icon/options Created with Sketch. Icon/Progress Created with Sketch. Icon/Search Created with Sketch. impossible-shape-1 Icon/Star/Full Created with Sketch. Icon/Star/Full Created with Sketch. Icon/Star/Line Created with Sketch. Icon/Star/Line Created with Sketch. Icon/Twitter Created with Sketch. Icon/User Created with Sketch. Icon/User line Created with Sketch. Icon/Hearing Created with Sketch.

Student Film Festival 2020: And the winners are…

Today we’re pleased to announce the winners of our Student Film Festival 2020.

After four weeks of online screening of 23 finalist films, the votes are in for the People’s Choice awards in our four categories: Year 12, Year 11, Middle Years and Junior Years.

 

We’re also announcing creative and technical awards in each category judged by professional filmmaker David Swann.

Year 12
  • Technical Award: Contaminated You
    Renee Hang – Huntingtower
  • Creative Award: Leap Year
    Kaja Clayton – Huntingtower
  • People’s Choice Award: Shoah
    Annie Scacco – Firbank Grammar School

View all of the Year 12 finalists.

Year 11
  • Technical Award: Fight for Weetbix
    Alex Hollins – Balcombe Grammar School
  • Creative Award: Connection
    Charli Bowers – Firbank Grammar School
  • People’s Choice Award: Connection
    Charli Bowers – Firbank Grammar School

View all of the Year 11 finalists.

Middle Years (7–10)
  • Technical Award: Friend or Foe
    Campbell Latch – Year 10, Highview College
  • Creative Award: Planet MITS
    Year 7 students – Melbourne Indigenous Transition School
  • People’s Choice Award: Friend or Foe
    Campbell Latch – Year 10, Highview College

View all of the Middle Years finalists.

Junior Years (3–6)
  • Technical Award: Love Your Locals
    Salma Hassan and Adhil Mohamed – Year 6, Al Taqwa College
  • Creative Award: My Grade 6 Quarantine Journal
    Grade 6 Media Students – Al Taqwa College
  • People’s Choice Award: Help Make a Difference
    Sommer Aghatanious – Year 5, Ivanhoe Girls’ Grammar School

View all of the Junior Years finalists.

Early Years (K-2)
  • Shortlisted for screening
    100 Days of Foundation – Foundation Class, Al Taqwa College

View the Early Years finalist.

‘All of the finalists show ambition, maturity and great individuality in the way they have produced their engaging films.’

A huge thank you to our fabulous student filmmakers, their schools and families. And big thanks also to our online audience of almost 4,000 over the four weeks of the festival, hosted on our Arts Learning Festival website.

 

ISV Chief Executive Michelle Green said the finalists had displayed skill and creativity in the techniques they used and the themes they addressed.

 

‘All of the finalists show ambition, maturity and great individuality in the way they have produced their engaging films,’ she said.

 

The film festival returns next year as part of our Arts Learning Festival.