Cardboard Camera

 

Starring James Blakely, Sophia Viggiano, Ricky Martinez, Alex Long, Arcadio Cadena, Tania Gonzalez and Terasa Sciortino, “Cardboard Camera” is a student short film I wrote and directed, that tells the story of a 10-year-old boy, who can't afford a video camera, so he creates a cardboard camera instead. Hoping to enter a kids film competition, he uses his imagination in order to create a movie with the help of his two friends.

Winner Emmy College Television Awards Children's Program 2nd Place 2013
Official Selection "Irvine International Film Festival" 2013
Nominated for "Best Drama Short" Irvine International Film Festival 2013
Official Selection "San Diego Latino Film Festival" 2013
Nominee 34th Emmys College Television Awards 2013
Official Selection "International Family Film Festival" 2013
Cannes Court Métrage Short Film Corner 2013
Official Selection "Sacramento International Film Festival" 2013
Official Selection "Oceanside International Film Festival" 2013
Official Selection "LA Shorts Fest" 2013
Official Selection "Big Bear Lake International Film Festival" 2013
Cortos de Yahoo on "Yahoo en Español" 2013
Official Selection "PBS-KVCR Shorts Showcase" Festival 2014
Finalist "Shorts Showcase Festival 2014" PBS-KVCR Best Drama 2014
Winner "My Hero" International Film Festival 2014