This year's Kent County Teen Film Festival was an incredible success! Celebration Cinema North saw a packed house with audience members supporting teen filmmakers' works of creative genius. A panel of local film professionals acted as judges, presenting awards in 11 categories.
Here are this year's winners:
People's Choice: In a Court of Life
Best Live Action Short: Hidden History
Best Director: Mariah Barrera, A Southside Journey
Best Actress: Alina Pawl-Castanon, Isolation
Best Actor: Luke McGee, In a Court of Life
Best Ensemble: Fight for Freedom
Best Editing: Brian LeClair, fly
Best Cinematography: Pleasantview
Best Original Music: Vet Tran, Whispering Eye
Best Screenplay: Hidden History
All of the 2019 films may be viewed on the Kent County Teen Film Festival YouTube page.
Feeling inspired? It's never too early to start working on entries for the 2020 Teen Film Festival. Entries are accepted Oct. 1, 2019 through Jan. 17, 2020 with the festival being held on Feb. 29, 2020. We hope to see you there!