Please submit your film for next year's
festival and please consider joining us March 26 & 27 for this year's Louisiana
Film Festival - Student Division.
Final Selections & Program Details Announced! :: Monday, March 22nd
The 2010 Louisiana
Film Festival - Student Division has announced the final selections and the
complete festival schedule. If you're a student filmmaker, visit the
"Selections" page to see if your film has been selected, or the "Festival
Schedule" page to find out when your film will screen. If you're a film
lover just planning to join us in celebrating youth media, mark your calendars
for 9:15 AM-3:15 PM on Saturday, March 27. We'll be screening a total of
30 original short films created by K-12 filmmakers. Admission to every
showcase is free!
Latest Festival Details :: Monday, March 22nd
The fifth annual Louisiana Film Festival – Student
Division will be held March 26 & 27 at The Robinson Film Center in downtown
Shreveport. Included in this year’s festival are 30 original short films created
by students ranging in age from 8-18. While many of the student filmmakers whose
works were selected for inclusion in the festival are from Louisiana (including
two young filmmakers from Shreveport), submissions were received from as far
away as California, Rhode Island, and New York.
ABOUT GUEST FILMMAKER SEAN DONNELLY
In addition to screenings of student works, the festival will also include a
screening and workshop with guest artist Sean Donnelly, a professional animator
based in New York City. Donnelly recently completed work on the Sundance Film
Festival Audience Award-winning documentary Waiting for Superman,
directed by Davis Guggenheim (An Inconvenient Truth). Donnelly will host
a screening of his animation reel on Friday, March 26 at 7:30 PM and a free,
hands-on workshop on stop-motion animation on Saturday, March 27 at 12:30 PM.
Awards in each category will be presented and the prize-winning films replayed
at 3:15 PM on Saturday, March 27.