Schmidt wrote and directed the film. Cebulskie served as editor, Jonah Bolander was cinematographer, and Jackson composed an original score. According to the event rules, the team’s director, cinematographer, editor, and producer must be 19 or younger; other team members can be older.
CHCA has fared well in this event the past three years:
- In 2017, Schmidt won Best Film, Best Director, and Best Screenplay with a film that Jackson scored.
- In 2018, a team of thirteen current and former students won the Audience Choice award and placed second overall in the competition, with CHCA alumnus Ben Paris ’19 earning Best Actor honors.
- In 2019, eight current and former students won Best Film and the Audience Choice award, with Schmidt claiming Best Director and Cebulskie being named Best Editor.
CHCA students recognized as National Merit Semifinalists and Commended Students
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CHCA’s Student Organized Service focuses on social justice to connect to our community in new and innovative ways. Whether it be virtually, or in masks, CHCA service cannot be stopped by a global pandemic.
Catch all the action every day this week as CHCA Celebrates the Arts! Our final day celebrates our theatre department and the many people who keep it running.