2007 Screenings and Awards

For all programs . . .

November 2007

National Coalition Against Censorship

"The Dangers of Promiscuity" by Nam Pham and Sean Brekke-Meisner
**won 3rd prize

Intersection for the Arts- Gallery Loop Video
"Sign of the Times" by  Daisy Khamphakdy
"The Apollos" by Jazmin Jones and Nick Parker
"You Have the Right" by Michael Maldonado
"Residual" by Giulianio Morse, Xavier Coronado, Christina Chin
"Something" by Ericka Sokolower-Shain
"My Home" by Maria Tapia
"I'm Not Mexican" by Salvador Huerta and Nancy Mejia
"Commencement" by America Velasquez
"Contra" by Edgardo Cervano-Soto
"I Ball" by Chris Vargas
"The Utters" by Jasmin Peraza
"Daydreaming" by Christian Lapena
"Mute" by Yianeth Saenz
"At the Dinner Table" by Diem Vo
"Piu Sale" by Giulianio Morse
"My Home" by Stephanie Reina
"Lovebirds: The Story of James and Rose Jones" by Jazmin Jones
"Art IS Education" by Daisy Khamphakdy
"The Stay" by Xavier Coronado
"Tent City" by Jonathan Garner, Edgardo Cervano-Soto  and Jamar Hite
"20 Minutes" by Ruben Arias, Maria Tapia, Christian Lapena, Chris Vargas
"Sorrowful Water" by Stephanie Reina

October 2007

¡Sorpresa! TV/HIFF
3 Next Gen films were selected by Sorpresa TV as finalists in the
competition. Films may screen at HIFF, be eligible for cash award + a
TV crew is coming 10/6/07 to interview/film the youth. Selected videos
+ segments for  a tv special will air on Sorpresa TV (national cable)
in Oct.

"Eyes and Ears" by Karla Gallardo

"My Familia" by Ruben Ruiz
"Life and the Streets" by Guadalupe Paredes

Oakland International Film Festival
October 18-24, 2007, Oakland, Ca

"A New Leaf" by Jose Guerrero
"The Apollos" by Nick Parker and Jazmin Jones

Boston Latino  Int'l Film Festival 2007
Oct 12-21, 2007, Boston, MA

"The Unheard" by Tania Cervantes
"My Familia" by Ruben Ruiz
"The Stay" by Xavier Conrnado

ATA Film and Video Festival
October 10-12, 2007, SF, CA   

"The Apollos" by Nick Parker and Jazmin Jones

September 2007

9th Annual APAture presented by Kearny Street Workshop
Sept 26, 2007, SF, CA

"At the Dinner Table" by Diem Vo
"Behind School Doors" by Kate Blaine-LaTerre, Lee Daugherty, Seanne Kempis, Michael Lopez

Arts and Media Expo
Sept 10, 2007, SF, CA

"The Apollos" by Nick Parker and Jazmin Jones (YouthLink)
"Residual" by Giuliano Morse, Xavier Coronado, Christina Chin (YouthLink)
"The Utters" by Jasmin Peraza (DP)
"Art IS Education" by Daisy Khamphakdy (Fact)
"Think Again"  by America Velasquez (Fact)


Cinemakids
September 15-16, 2007, Austin, TX

"Contra" by Edgardo Cervano-Soto
"The Apollos" by Nick Parker and Jazmin Jones

June 2007

Future Filmmakers Festival
June 30, 2007, Chicago, IL

"I'm Not Mexican" by Saladore Huerta and Nancy Mejia
"The Apollos" by Nick Parker and Jazmin Jones
"Tent City" by Jonathan Garner, Edgardo Cervano-Soto, Jamar Hite
*won best documentary
"Residual" by Giuliano Morse, Xavier Coronado, Christina Chin

New York Asian American International Film Festival
July 19-28, 2007, New York

"Residual" by Giuliano Morse, Xavier Coronado, Christina Chin
"At the Dinner Table" by Diem Vo

Reel Teens Festival
June 8-10, 2007, Woodstock, NY

"The Apollos" by Jazmin Jones and Nick Parker

May 2007

Young at Art at the De Young Museum
May 11-May 13, 2007 at the De Young Museum, Koret Auditorium

"At the Diner Table" by Diem Vo
"The Apollos" by Jazmin Jones and Nick Parker
"Contra" by Edgardo Cervano-Soto
"String Bean Loser" by Nina Perez
"Lovebirds: The Story of James and Rose Jones" by Jazmin Jones
"Residual" by Giuliano Morse, Xavier Cornado, Christina Chin
"I Hate" by Adena Jochnowitz and Ben Dunning
"The Unheard" by Tania Cervantes

Ask Asia

"At the Diner Table" by Diem Vo
**will be featured on website for Asian month

Westport Youth Film Fest (WYFF)
May 12, 2007, Downtown Fairfield CT

"The Apollos" by Jazmin Jones and Nick Parker

Young Media Makers- Big Screen Showcase
May 2007, Eureka, CA

"The Apollos" by Jazmin Jones and Nick Parker
* won best Documentary, Senior Division

April 2007

Docu-Jam: A youth documentary showcase
May 4, 2007, NY, NY

"The Apollos" by Jazmin Jones and Nick Parker

Youth Film Festival - Lark Theater
April 29, 2007, Lark Theatre, Larkspur, California

"The Apollos" by Jazmin Jones and Nick Parker

March 2007


TCPICS- teachers college pedagogy in cinema society
TCPiCS 2nd Annual Film Fest as part of the Pop Culture in the Classroom
Conference 2007: Teach, Think, Play. Columbia University, March 24, 2007

"A Forgotten Memory" by Seanne Kempis
"The Apollos" by Jazmin Jones and Nick Parker
"Neglected" by Karla Gallardo and Antonette Santiago

10th Annual Urban Visionaries Youth Film Festival
March 29 - March 30, 2007, Musuem of Television and Radio, New York New York

"The Apollos" by Nick Parker and Jazmin Jones

Oakland Tribune Website, "Not Just Another Number" community voices section.

"Welcome to My Unhappy Streets" by  Alicia Butler
"Living in a Peacess Community" by Stepehen Bowers
"Neighborhood Related" by Brandon Franlink
"Tent City" by Jonathan Garner, Edgardo Cervano-Soto, Jamar Hite

Community Justice: Realities and Possibilities-Youth Media Showcase and
Panel Discussion Agend Thursday, March 8, 2007, 5:00 – 9:00pmm
Baltimore, Maryland

Screening and Discussing in Symposium:Community Life Panel-
"Living in a Peaceless Society" by Stephen Bowers
"Street Violence" by La Quita Keele

Streamed on website -
"Living in a Peaceless Society" by Stephen Bowers
"Street Violence" by La Quita Keele
"Block Violence-" by Michael Kinard
"Fillmoe 2 BLockz" by Jamar Hite
Welcome to my Unhappy Streets - Alicia Butler

Media that Matters Film Festival
New York and International distribution

"The Apollos" by Nick Parker and Jasmin Jones

Project YouthView
March 24, 2007, Alameda, CA

"The Apollos" by Nick Parker and Jasmin Jones
**won Audience Award
"String Bean Loser" by Nina Perez

Berkeley Women of Color Film Festival
March 17, 2007, SF, CA

With SF Cinemathque at California College of the Arts

"What Keeps Me Going" by Joenell Scott

Videotivoli International Children's and Young People Film Festival  
March 6th –March 11, 2007, Finland

"Protect What's Left" by Matthew Salanoa

January 2007

Global Youth Media and Arts Festival (World Savvy:Think Beyond Your Borders)
Performing Arts Showcase: Fri. Jan. 12 and  Sat. Jan. 13,2007, Zeum Theater, SF, CA

"Contra" by Edgardo Cervano-Soto
"At the Dinner Table" by Diem Vo
"The Stay" by Xavier Coronado

Global Youth Media and Arts Festival (World Savvy:Think Beyond Your Borders)
Looping DVD in Exhibtion Space
December 5, 2006 - January 28, 2007, Zeum Theater, SF, CA

"Four Months In The United States" by Jonathan Garner
"The Stay"  by Xavier Coronado
"Heaven" by Jose Mendez
"Eyes and Ears"  by Karla J. Gallardo
"How Well Do You Know Your Parents?" by Adel Sheik
"At the Dinner Table" by  Diem Vo
"Piu' Sale"  by Giuliano Morse
"The American Dream" by Oscar Arana
"The Unheard"  by Tania Cervantes
"Contra" by Edgardo Cervano-Soto
"Cultural Conflict" by Martin Massaysay Carino