Awards & Submission

Awards

*Best Short-Film Youth Division
*Best Short-Film Adult Division
*Best Short-Documentary Youth Division
*Best Short-Documentary Adult Division
*Best Short-Animation Youth Made
*Best Short-Live Action Youth Made
*Best Music Video Youth Made
*Best Short-Film Faith Based
*Best International Filmmaker Youth Division

*Best New Jersey Filmmaker Youth Division

*Best Photography

Submission

The submission process for this season of our festival is closed. However, for future reference/knowledge, the complete Just Be You Performing Arts Film & Theater Festival Submission Guidelines and Rules can be found on our FilmFreeway website: https://filmfreeway.com/JustBeYouPerformingArtsFestival

MEET OUR FINALISTS!!!

WE ARE PROUD TO INTRODUCE OUR FINALISTS!

(film titles listed in alphabetical order)


Best Short Film Youth Division Finalist!


* "Adam" - by Alyce Rogers

* "Beautiful" - by Keaton Habeck

* "Double C" - by Chris Cullen

* "Good for You" - by Ashley Kramer


Best Short Film Adult Division Finalist!


* "Baran" - by Mohammad Kheimehgahi

* "Growing Alice" - by Danilo Zambrano

* "Joy" - by Mahanraj Sivalingam

* "Our Park Bench" - by Katya Kaminsky

* "Paris You Got Me" - by Julie Boehm

* "1:41" - by Marek Stoklosa


Best Documentary Youth Division Finalist!


* "Bitter Sweet" - by Jacqueline Prata

* "Tell me, School" - by Anna Leyko

* "The Future of Filmmaking" - by James Thorton

* "The Wong's Wordless World" - by Airis Yeung


Best Documentary Adult Division Finalist!


* "A Day In the Life of Mehdi Rhazali" - by Xabier Saavedra

* "A Mile in His Shoes" - by Cecilia Duncan

* "Of a 6-Year-Old Girl" - by Jessica Robles

* "Pinhole" - by Elliot Hatch

* "Rails to the Beat" - by Tom Caruk

* "The Talking Drum" - by Azano Michael


Best Animation Youth Made Finalist!


* "Bigman Businessman" - by Clarisse Chua

* "Blossom" - by Annie Chien

* "Fisso" - by Raito Yagami

* "Floyd" - by Noah Cutwright

* "Goodbye Galaxy Girl" - by Yden Park

* "Meet" - by HongLiang Yuan

* "The Cliff House" - by Lih haur  Tan


Best Live Action Youth Made Finalist!


* "Fracture" - by Maliha K

* "Open Doors" - by Evdokiya Mazhurina

* "The Giant and the Moon" - by Max Shoham


Best Music Video Youth Made Finalist!


* "Fangirls" - by Trinity Rose

* "Maybe the Monster" - by Isabella Masrouga


Best Short Film Faith Based Finalist!


* "Clandestine Magic" - by Megan Maher

* "Twinkies and Root Beer" - by Andre Campbell

* "The Wave" - by Chris Hill


Best Photography Finalist!

  

* “Above” - by Julianna Sabile

* “Black & White” - by Daniel Chan

* “Fire” - by Konrad Miklaszweski

* “Life Moments” - by Lauren Elizabeth Schwartzbard

* “Mountains” - by Matthew Carew

* “No Parking” - by Noah Rodriguez

* “Teardrop” - by Julianna Sabile


CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL OF OUR FINALIST!


THESE FILMS WILL BE SCREENED AT THE FESTIVAL!

MEET OUR SEMI-FINALIST

Congratulations to our semi-finalists!

(film titles listed in alphabetical order)

  

· “Anna Belle” – by Stephanie McQuade

· “Anpadh” – by Ayush Tandon Live

· “April” – by Jimmy Taylor

· “Arty” – by Georgia Lee

· “Baida” – by Utupa April

· “Basketball + Laughs = Life” – by Jessica Robles

· “B-Boys and Girls” – by Noah Scott

· “Beautiful Brain” – by Mabel Ye

· “Conquer” – by Abigail Karl

· “Credit 1” – by David Murillo Galiano

· “Dandelion” – by Chloe Shelton

· “Day Dreamer” – by Farrah Shikara

· “Dear Best Friend” – by Jenny Li

· “Expression Shipping” – by Vanessa Fingerlin

· “Eyes Shut” – by Jessie Zhai

· “Get it Together” – by James Thornton

· “Glass” – by Nina Madzirov

· “Hidden Paradise” – by Yosely Ruiz

· “Hide & Shriek” – by Tucker Johnson

· “Homo Sapiens” – by Ivan Farkas

· “I Was Born in 1999” – by Greg Fawkes

· “I” – by Erique Chong

· “Journey form Slum to Soccer” – by Sandeep Rasal

· “Medley” – by Experimental Films

· “Next Stop” – by Oicheng Yang

· “Noise” – by Remy Boul

· “Pass It On” – by Katherine Dudley

· “Proud of You” – by Amanda Beistle

· “Remaining Granddad” – by Jenae Hall

· “Robbie” – by Isabel Estabrook

· “Scars” – by Jilli Mitchell

· “Semi-Professional” – by Ben Friedman

· “Single Player” – by Isabella Masrouga

· “Synthetic Affection” – by Bronwyn Tyndall

· “The Clown” – by Isabelle Yu

· “The Distant Vicinity” – by Madeline Newlin

· “The Other One Percent” – by Cameron Stephens

· “The Smog” – by Rock Zack

· “The Tiny Visit” – by Tyson Animation

· “Tough Guy” – by Monika Dalman

· “Uphawu (Identity)” – by Thubalethu Ndibali

· “Us.” – by Remy Boul

· “What Happens At Chick-Fil-A on Sunday” – by Micah Malinics

· “Wild Roots” – by James Robinson

· “XOXO – Enchantress” – by Oladayo Alade