Festivals
& Awards

Official Selections

Psalm 51

  • Amsterdam Experimental Film & Video Festival, Filmhuis Cavia, Amsterdam (March '15)
  • Los Angeles International Children's Film Festival (Nov. '10)
  • National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts (Dec. ’10)
  • Scholastic Art & Writing Awards (March ’11)
  • Harvard-Westlake Film Festival (March ’11)
  • San Francisco Bay Area International Children’s Film Festival (April ’11)
  • South Bay Student Video Festival (May ’11)
  • Art.Write.Now National Exhibition at the World Financial Center (May-June ’11)
  • Los Angeles Film Festival (June ’11)

Reverie

  • National Film Festival for Talented Youth
    (May ‘10)
  • South Bay Student Video Festival (May ‘10)
  • Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival (Oct. ’10)
  • The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston (Nov. '10)
  • Los Angeles International Children's Film Festival (Nov. '10)
  • National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts (Dec. ’10)
  • Scholastic Art & Writing Awards (March ’11)
  • San Francisco Bay Area International Children’s Film Festival (April ’11)
  • Art.Write.Now National Exhibition at the World Financial Center (May-June ’11)

Takhsees (Dedication)

  • Los Angeles International Children’s Film Festival (Aug. ’09)
  • San Francisco Bay Area International Children’s Film Festival (April ’10)
  • Scholastic Art & Writing Awards (March ’11)
  • Art.Write.Now National Exhibition at the World Financial Center (May-June ’11)

1993 Part Two

  • Los Angeles International Children‘s Film Festival (Aug. ’09)
  • San Francisco Bay Area International Children’s Film Festival (April ’10)
  • Scholastic Art & Writing Awards (March ’11)

1993

  • Los Angeles International Children’s Film Festival (Aug. ’09)
  • Smogdance Film Festival (Jan. ’10)
  • San Francisco Bay Area International Children’s Film Festival (April ’10)
  • National Catalog of the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards (May ’11)
  • Tribeca Film Festival Screening at the Scholastic Inc. HQ (May ’11)

Khanuadeh

  • South Bay Student Video Festival (May ’10)
  • Los Angeles International Children's Film Festival (Nov. '10)
  • Scholastic Art & Writing Awards (March ’11)
  • San Francisco Bay Area International Children’s Film Festival (April ’11)

Dependencia

  • Scholastic Art & Writing Awards (March ’11)

Arterial Deposition in Thought and Being

  • Los Angeles International Children’s Film Festival (Oct. ‘08)
  • Iowa City Experimental Film Festival (Oct. ‘08)
  • Harvard Westlake Film Festival (March ‘09)
  • Scholastic Art & Writing Awards (March ’09)
  • South Bay Student Video Festival (May ‘09)
  • Danville International Children’s Film Festival (May ‘09)
  • Los Angeles Film Festival (June ‘09)
  • Arkansas Underground Film Festival (July ‘09)
  • Scholastic Art & Writing Awards (March ’11)
  • Art.Write.Now National Exhibition at the World Financial Center (May-June ’11)

Benchmates

  • Los Angeles International Children’s Film Festival (Aug. ‘09)
  • Marlborough School Film Festival (Oct. ‘09)
  • Chicago International Children’s Film Festival (Oct. ‘09)
  • San Francisco Bay Area International Children’s Film Festival (April ‘10)

Sweet Tooth

  • Method Fest (March ‘08)
  • Chicago International Children’s Film Festival (Oct. ‘08)
  • Los Angeles International Children’s Film Festival (Oct. ‘08)
  • Danville International Children’s Film Festival (May ‘09)

The 500 Word Essay

  • Los Angeles International Children’s Film Festival (Aug. ‘07)
  • Danville International Children’s Film Festival (May ‘09)

Memories of an Undefined Image

  • Los Angeles International Children’s Film Festival (Aug. ‘07)
  • Harvard-Westlake Film Festival (April ‘08)
  • Spotlight The Arts Student Film Festival
    (May ‘08)
  • Film Fest 43 (May ‘08)
  • Iowa City Experimental Film Festival (Oct. ‘08)
  • Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival (Oct. ‘08)
  • LA as a Character Film Festival (Nov. ‘08)
  • Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, “Honorable Mention for Video and Film” (March ’09)
  • Danville International Children’s Film Festival (May ‘09)
  • Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, “Southern California Regional Gold Key Award for Senior Art Portfolio” (March ’11)

Imagine

  • Adler Dance Theater Production, Chicago “The Voices Project” (May ‘06)
  • Chicago International Children’s Film Festival (Oct. ‘06)
  • San Diego International Children’s Film Festival (May ‘07)
  • Skip City International D-Cinema Festival, Japan (July ‘07)
  • Hot Springs Documentary Film Institute (Oct.‘08)

When the Lights Went Out

  • Chicago International Children’s Film Festival (Oct. ‘05)
  • San Diego International Children’s Film Festival (May ‘06)

Danger on the Tracks

  • Los Angeles Student Film Institute, University of Southern California (May ‘03)

Transportation

  • Los Angeles Student Film Institute, University of Southern California (May ‘04)

The Balloon That Almost Got Away

  • Los Angeles Student Film Institute, University of Southern California (May ‘03)
  • East Lansing Children’s Film Festival (Feb. ‘04)
  • Danville International Children’s Film Festival (May ‘04)
  • Raindance Film Festival, London (Sept. ‘04)
  • Chicago International Children’s Film Festival (Oct. ‘04)

Awards

Psalm 51

  • National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts, “Honorable Mention” (Dec. ’10)
  • Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, “Southern California Regional Gold Key Award for Senior Art Portfolio” (March ’11)
  • Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, “Ovation National Gold Medal for Senior Art Portfolio” (May ’11)
  • South Bay Student Video Festival, “Best Experimental” (May ’11)

Reverie

  • Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival, 1st Place “Best Experimental” (Oct. ’10)
  • National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts, “Honorable Mention” (Dec. ’10)
  • Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, “Southern California Regional Gold Key Award for Senior Art Portfolio” (March ’11)
  • Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, “Ovation National Gold Medal for Senior Art Portfolio” (May ’11)

Takhsees (Dedication)

  • Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, “Southern California Regional Gold Key Award for Senior Art Portfolio” (March ’11)
  • Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, “Ovation National Gold Medal for Senior Art Portfolio” (May ’11)

1993

  • Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, “Southern California Regional Gold Key Award for Senior Art Portfolio” (March ’11)
  • Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, “Ovation National Gold Medal for Senior Art Portfolio” (May ’11)

Khanuadeh

  • South Bay Student Video Festival, "Jury Prize" and "Best Sound Editing" (May ‘10)
  • Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, “Southern California Regional Gold Key Award for Senior Art Portfolio” (March ’11)
  • Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, “Ovation National Gold Medal for Senior Art Portfolio” (May ’11)

Dependencia

  • Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, “Southern California Regional Gold Key Award for Senior Art Portfolio” (March ’11)
  • Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, “Ovation National Gold Medal for Senior Art Portfolio” (May ’11)

Arterial Deposition in Thought and Being

  • Harvard Westlake Film Festival, “Lizzie Award for Editing” (March ‘09)
  • Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, “Silver Key Award for Video and Film” (March ’09)
  • South Bay Student Video Festival, “Best Experimental Film” (May ’09)
  • Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, “Southern California Regional Gold Key Award for Senior Art Portfolio” (March ’11)
  • Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, “Ovation National Gold Medal for Senior Art Portfolio” (May ’11)

Memories of an Undefined Image

  • Spotlight The Arts Student Film Festival, 1st Place “Best of Fest” (May ‘08)
  • Film Fest 43, 1st Place “Experimental Music Video” (May ‘08)
  • Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival, 3rd Place "Experimental Film" (Oct. ‘08)
  • Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, “Honorable Mention for Video and Film” (March ’09)
  • Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, “Southern California Regional Gold Key Award for Senior Art Portfolio” (March ’11)
  • Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, “Ovation National Gold Medal for Senior Art Portfolio” (May ’11)

Danger on the Tracks

  • Los Angeles Student Film Institute, University of Southern California, “Honorable Mention” (May ‘03)

Transportation

  • Los Angeles Student Film Institute, University of Southern California, “Honorable Mention” (May ‘04)

The Balloon That Almost Got Away

  • Los Angeles Student Film Institute, University of Southern California,
    “Award of Distinction” (May ‘03)
  • Danville International Children’s Film Festival, “Best Young Animation” (May ‘04)