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Student Powered Film Festival Tickets

Tuesday, April 23rd, 6pm

153 Main Street

Salinas, CA

Want to come see the world premiere of our 2nd annual Student Powered Film Festival?

Get your tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/monterey-bay-cue-2nd-student-powered-film-festival-earth-day-tickets-60715574919

Doors open at 5:15pm.

Check out last year's event here!


Congrats to our Finalists!

Thank you to all the students, and supportive adults, who submitted films for the 2nd Annual Student Powered Film Festival. The first round of judging has been completed and the finalists notified they are moving on to the big show!

The finalists, for each grade band (not in any particular order), are:

9-12 grade

  • Say No To Plastic - Ira Shirdhankar
  • Food Waste: The Unintentional Destroyer of Our Planet- Kylie McKenzie
  • Don't Splash Trash- Alexis Lanini
  • Trash Pollution- Soraya Zepeda
  • Ocean Conservation- Taylor Del Real
6-8 grade
  • Making a Difference - Aara Bella Sumagang
  • Preventing Pollution- Isaac Alvarez
  • Red Pandas - Sama Mubarz
  • Single Use Plastic Disaster- Melissa Zavala
  • Let's Fix Climate Change- Sunrise Cogswell
K-5 grade
  • Cigarette is Bad!- Aliah Zavala
  • Water Pollution- Areli Colin
  • Water Conservation: A Kinder Situation - Helen Diaz Chanocua
  • Trash- Josue Perez
  • Save the World!- Vanessa Zuniga

We are looking forward to meeting all these fabulous filmmakers for their cinematic debut on Tuesday, April 23, 2019, at the Maya Cinemas in Salinas (doors open at 5pm). Hope to see you all "At the Movies!"


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