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Kent County Teen Film Festival Winners!

Monday, February 4th, 2013

This past Saturday’s seventh annual Kent County Teen Film Festival was a huge success!  More than 170 filmgoers braved the winter weather to cheer on their favorite teen films.

This year’s winners are:

• People’s Choice Award: The Mission (Directed by Jagienka Timek and Corrah VanWingen)
• Best Feature Short: The Mission (Directed by Jagienka Timek and Corrah VanWingen)
• Best Documentary Short: Finding Paradise (Directed by Emily Livermore)
• Best Commercial Short: Danny Rade (Directed by Danny Anderson, Zach Bingel, Nolan Darby and Mike Robert)
• Best Director: Emily Livermore (Finding Paradise)
• Best Screenplay: Jagienka Timek and Corrah VanWingen (The Mission)
• Best Actor: Kris DeYoung (Conflicted)
• Best Actress: Jagienka Timek and Corrah VanWingen (The Mission)

Congratulations to all our winners, and a big round of applause to all our teen filmmakers!

Be sure to like Kent County Teen Film Festival on Facebook to keep up to date with festival news, and to watch the winning movies.

And remember—it’s never too early to start filming for 2014!


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Teen Film Festival Deadline Approaches!

Sunday, November 18th, 2012

Kent County Teen Film FestivalAttention teens!

Have a band and want to make your own music video?  Love to do stop-motion animation with your action figure collection?  Want to cover yourself in fake blood and fight off a zombie apocalypse?

The deadline to submit your video to the Kent County Teen Film Festival is Monday, January 7!

Luckily, there is still plenty of time for you to create an award-winning film and watch it play on the big screen at Celebration Cinema.  Visit the Film Festival page for rules, answers to your frequently-asked questions, and more.  If you have additional questions, email the Teen Film Festival team at teenfilmfestival@kdl.org.

Happy filming — and good luck!
 

 


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It’s a Bird! It’s a Plane!

Wednesday, July 11th, 2012

Let’s be honest. Most of us are crazy about superheroes. And this summer is no exception! Between The Avengers, The Dark Knight Rises and The Amazing Spider-Man, Hollywood is keeping us busy.

But what do you do once you’ve seen Peter Parker save the world on the big screen for the fourth time?

Why, check out some of the superhero YALSA 2013 nominations for best graphic novel!

Some of the best include:

Spider-Man - Death of Spider-ManUltimate Comics Spider-Man: Death of Spider-Man

Young Peter Parker has led a heroic life, and tried to live by the simple and powerful philosophy that with great power comes great responsibility… but will that philosophy be enough to save him from the horror that awaits him here?

 

 

 

 

 

Teen Titans - Team BuildingTeen Titans: Team Building

There should always be a Robin on the Teen Titans team, but if Damian is their only available option, maybe they’ll pass on having a Boy Wonder.  It’s hard to fight teenage enemies and a brat within their own team.

 

 

 

 

 

Batman - Gates of Gotham

Batman: Gates of Gotham

To uncover the truth behind the villainous Architect and his link to the city’s violent past, Batman unites with Robin, Red Robin and Batman Inc.’s Hong Kong operative the Black Bat. But can they stop their new foe’s plans before it’s too late? The future of Gotham started with an explosion, and it could end the very same way…

 

 

 

 


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