Student Film Festival Update
This community-based showcase for young filmmakers supports the development of storytelling through the means of digital literacy. Named for the Adirondack Area students reaching “Beyond
Beyond the Peaks Student Film Festival is a celebration of student creativity and talent that gives students a chance to win prizes and have their voices heard in their community.
Watch the top three films in each category, as well as a recording of the full awards ceremony, in our Beyond the Peaks Cinema:
Students will upload video submissions online through Launchpad, a digital film contest platform donated by Skills21 at EdAdvance, an Educational Nonprofit based in Connecticut. All New York State high school students are eligible to enter. The deadline for submissions is noon on Friday, April 23, 2021 and participation is free.
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Help us create and expand opportunities for young people interested in filmmaking or digital storytelling by making a gift to our Beyond the Peaks project fund.