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Introducing: THE SCOOPYS!

scoopy-awardHigh school filmmakers and cinema buffs, take note! The Fresno Bee has partnered with the Community Media Access Collaborative (CMAC) and are proud to announce:

THE SCOOPYS: The Fresno Bee Student Film Festival.

Fresno County high school students are invited to showcase their cinematic talents by entering their original videos in our festival. Not only will entrants be able to compete in 5 categories for 10 different awards; not only will every qualified entry be showcased at the festival and displayed on the Tower Theatre’s silver screen on May 3; BUT in addition, each qualified entry will be aired on television! This is an incredible opportunity for young filmmakers to see their work in two major formats.


CREATE an original video in any of the following categories.

• Animated Short (2 minute max)
• Documentary (5 minute max)
• Music Video (3 minute max)
• Drama (5 minute max)
• Comedy (5 minute max)

ATTEND the festival on May 3 at the prestigious Tower Theatre, where all entries will come to life on the big screen.

AWARDS will be given to winning films, casts and crews in the following categories:

• Best Drama
• Best Comedy
• Best Music Video
• Best Animated Short
• Best Documentary
• Best Performance
• Best Editing
• Best Director
• Best Ensemble
• Best In Show

Know a high school student who would be interested? Share this link — which has all the festival details — to help them get started on their path to cinematic fame and fortune.

Responses to "Introducing: THE SCOOPYS!"

@TheNickHaas says:

How terrific!

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