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    Video thumbnail: California Student Media Festival 49th Annual California Student Media Festival Preview

    California Student Media Festival

    49th Annual California Student Media Festival Preview

    This year, cameras captured the process behind the winning student films.

    49th Annual California Student Media Festival Preview

    Video thumbnail: California Student Media Festival Life Rocks

    California Student Media Festival

    Life Rocks

    This PSA reminds us to keep the rocks in your "backpack of life" positive.

    Life Rocks

    Video thumbnail: California Student Media Festival Believe, Dream, & Inspire

    California Student Media Festival

    Believe, Dream, & Inspire

    Students showcase original work to save their school's art program.

    Believe, Dream, & Inspire

    Video thumbnail: California Student Media Festival Calculated

    California Student Media Festival

    Calculated

    A girl uses math to try to comprehend the equation of life.

    Calculated

    Video thumbnail: California Student Media Festival Protecting Public Education

    California Student Media Festival

    Protecting Public Education

    Students at Franklin High School made a documentary on school reform.

    Protecting Public Education

    Video thumbnail: California Student Media Festival Jewel Thief

    California Student Media Festival

    Jewel Thief

    A silent film created by 5th grade theatre art students at Echo Horizon School.

    Jewel Thief

    Video thumbnail: California Student Media Festival Ballad of a Nice Guy

    California Student Media Festival

    Ballad of a Nice Guy

    An original animated music video for an original student song about relationships.

    Ballad of a Nice Guy

    Video thumbnail: California Student Media Festival Bet On Yourself

    California Student Media Festival

    Bet On Yourself

    Two boys are asked by another team to play them for money. How will they respond?

    Bet On Yourself

    Video thumbnail: California Student Media Festival Confronting #8

    California Student Media Festival

    Confronting #8

    During class, students accidentally make an enemy of the powerful student, #8!

    Confronting #8

    Video thumbnail: California Student Media Festival Regresando a mis raíces

    California Student Media Festival

    Regresando a mis raíces

    A young lady torn travels back to the place she once called home.

    Regresando a mis raíces

    Video thumbnail: California Student Media Festival A Dancer's Journey

    California Student Media Festival

    A Dancer's Journey

    A short film follows an aspiring ballerina as she overcomes a dance injury.

    A Dancer's Journey

    Video thumbnail: California Student Media Festival Food Fight!

    California Student Media Festival

    Food Fight!

    A student learns about nutrition from an unlikely source: his talking lunch!

    Food Fight!

    Video thumbnail: California Student Media Festival Dropout Crisis

    California Student Media Festival

    Dropout Crisis

    Students looked at what is being done to help dropouts get back in school.

    Dropout Crisis

    Video thumbnail: California Student Media Festival Random Acts of Kindness

    California Student Media Festival

    Random Acts of Kindness

    Reidy Creek students’ mission is to teach the importance of spreading love.

    Random Acts of Kindness

    Video thumbnail: California Student Media Festival In The Pit of Your Stomach

    California Student Media Festival

    In The Pit of Your Stomach

    "In the Pit of Your Stomach" is one man’s tale of waiting at the altar.

    In The Pit of Your Stomach

    Video thumbnail: California Student Media Festival Ghost Catchers

    California Student Media Festival

    Ghost Catchers

    Ghost Catchers is a humorous parody created by students of West Ranch High School.

    Ghost Catchers

    Video thumbnail: California Student Media Festival Chuck

    California Student Media Festival

    Chuck

    Chuck is an animation created by students. All drawings and music are original.

    Chuck

    Video thumbnail: California Student Media Festival Draw My Life

    California Student Media Festival

    Draw My Life

    Created by a student to describe how journalism positively influenced her life.

    Draw My Life

    Video thumbnail: California Student Media Festival The Monster Within

    California Student Media Festival

    The Monster Within

    “The Monster Within,” created by students, deals with the hard subject of drug addiction.

    The Monster Within

    Video thumbnail: California Student Media Festival Italia Garcia-Dream Activist

    California Student Media Festival

    Italia Garcia-Dream Activist

    Italia Garcia tells her story as undocumented student trying to afford college.

    Italia Garcia-Dream Activist

    Video thumbnail: California Student Media Festival Water Cop

    California Student Media Festival

    Water Cop

    “Water Cops!” attempts to put the traditional PSA format on its head.

    Water Cop

    Video thumbnail: California Student Media Festival Anyone

    California Student Media Festival

    Anyone

    "Anyone" was created to address the real issue of teenage depression and suicide.

    Anyone

    Video thumbnail: California Student Media Festival The Perfect Night

    California Student Media Festival

    The Perfect Night

    PBS SoCaL and the California Student Media Festival presents "The Perfect Night"

    The Perfect Night

    Video thumbnail: California Student Media Festival Spread Happiness

    California Student Media Festival

    Spread Happiness

    California Student Media Festival 2013 Student Spotlight - "Spread Happiness"

    Spread Happiness