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[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_custom_heading source=”post_title” font_container=”tag:h1|text_align:left” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]The FCYFF is dedicated to nurturing, showcasing, and celebrating the immense talent of young aspiring filmmakers in Southwestern Ontario.

Join us on Thursday October 20th, 2022 for the FCYFF Screening & Award Show! All of the films below will play on the big screen, followed by award announcements! Join us in-person at the Wolf Performance Hall, or virtually from the comfort of your own home![/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][movedo_video video_link=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QEp4D6Fsou4″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”FCYFF2022 Winners & Runners-Up” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][movedo_empty_space][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/4″][vc_custom_heading text=”Narrative Category” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][movedo_single_image image_type=”image-caption” image_mode=”medium” image=”10962″ custom_title=”Winner: This Time Tomorrow” custom_caption=”dir. Dexter Greene” zoom_effect=”none”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/4″][movedo_empty_space height_multiplier=”custom” height=”82″][movedo_single_image image_type=”image-caption” image_mode=”medium” image=”10965″ custom_title=”Runner Up: Getting Older” custom_caption=”dir. Emily Alton” zoom_effect=”none”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/4″][vc_custom_heading text=”Documentary Category” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][movedo_single_image image_type=”image-caption” image_mode=”medium” image=”10948″ custom_title=”Winner: Apathy Apocalypse” custom_caption=”dir. Calvin Cao” zoom_effect=”none”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/4″][movedo_empty_space height_multiplier=”custom” height=”82″][movedo_single_image image_type=”image-caption” image_mode=”medium” image=”10951″ custom_title=”Runner Up: Lockdown” custom_caption=”dir. Calvin Shine” zoom_effect=”none”][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][movedo_empty_space][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/4″][vc_custom_heading text=”Animation Category” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][movedo_single_image image_type=”image-caption” image_mode=”medium” image=”11253″ custom_title=”Winner: Thank You, Miyuki” custom_caption=”dir. Hana Abdelrazik” zoom_effect=”none”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/4″][movedo_empty_space height_multiplier=”custom” height=”82″][movedo_single_image image_type=”image-caption” image_mode=”medium” image=”11255″ custom_title=”Runner Up: When It Rains” custom_caption=”dir. Rabia Kurt” zoom_effect=”none”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/4″][vc_custom_heading text=”Music Video Category” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][movedo_single_image image_type=”image-caption” image_mode=”medium” image=”11261″ custom_title=”Winner: Runaway” custom_caption=”dir. Greir Betts” zoom_effect=”none”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/4″][movedo_empty_space height_multiplier=”custom” height=”82″][movedo_single_image image_type=”image-caption” image_mode=”medium” image=”11259″ custom_title=”Runner Up: The Night Before Halloween” custom_caption=”dir. Liam Murphy” zoom_effect=”none”][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][movedo_empty_space][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/4″][vc_custom_heading text=”Experimental Category” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][movedo_single_image image_type=”image-caption” image_mode=”medium” image=”10955″ custom_title=”Winner: Walk On…” custom_caption=”dir. Willow Van Rootselaar” zoom_effect=”none”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/4″][movedo_empty_space height_multiplier=”custom” height=”82″][movedo_single_image image_type=”image-caption” image_mode=”medium” image=”10956″ custom_title=”Runner Up: Compulsions” custom_caption=”dir. Willow Van Rootselaar” zoom_effect=”none”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/4″][vc_custom_heading text=”Promotional Video Category” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][movedo_single_image image_type=”image-caption” image_mode=”medium” image=”10961″ custom_title=”Winner: Type Out Your Way” custom_caption=”dir. Trissy Liu” zoom_effect=”none”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/4″][movedo_empty_space height_multiplier=”custom” height=”82″][movedo_single_image image_type=”image-caption” image_mode=”medium” image=”10960″ custom_title=”Runner Up: Kate’s Canine Photography” custom_caption=”dir. Kate Bujold” zoom_effect=”none”][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][movedo_empty_space][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/4″][vc_custom_heading text=”Pitch
Category” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][movedo_single_image image_type=”image-caption” image_mode=”medium” image=”5144″ custom_title=”Winner: Lights, Camera, Shock” custom_caption=”dir. Jana Almajali” zoom_effect=”none”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/4″][movedo_empty_space height_multiplier=”custom” height=”82″][movedo_single_image image_type=”image-caption” image_mode=”medium” image=”5144″ custom_title=”Runner Up: Translator” custom_caption=”dir. Waleed Baidas” zoom_effect=”none”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/4″][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/4″][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][movedo_empty_space][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/4″][movedo_single_image image_type=”image-caption” image_mode=”medium” image=”17322″ title_heading=”h4″ custom_title=”This Time Tomorrow” custom_caption=”Best Overall Film” zoom_effect=”none”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/4″][movedo_single_image image_type=”image-caption” image_mode=”medium” image=”17317″ title_heading=”h4″ custom_title=”Willow Van Rootselaar” custom_caption=”Most Enterprising Filmmaker” zoom_effect=”none”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/4″][movedo_single_image image_type=”image-caption” image_mode=”medium” image=”17323″ title_heading=”h4″ custom_title=”Thank You, Miyuki” custom_caption=”Best Production/Costume Design” zoom_effect=”none”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/4″][movedo_single_image image_type=”image-caption” image_mode=”medium” image=”17321″ title_heading=”h4″ custom_title=”Calvin Cao” custom_caption=”Best Use of Sound” zoom_effect=”none”][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”All Films” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_tta_tabs][vc_tta_section i_icon_fontawesome=”fas fa-video” add_icon=”true” title=”Documentary” tab_id=”1661448611934-62552956-0b12″][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner][vc_column_text]

The FCYFF Documentary category is presented by

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Apathy Apocalypse

Directed by Calvin Cao, Sir Frederick Banting Secondary School

Despite climate change’s monumental threat, politicians and the public keep kicking the can down the road. Apathy Apocalypse explores what psychological forces make our dying Earth so easy to ignore.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][movedo_empty_space][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][movedo_single_image image=”10951″][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]

Lockdown

Directed by Calvin Shine, Catholic Central High School

This documentary explores the importance of socializing in our daily life and how COVID-19 affects various demographics and professions. It tells us about the things we missed during the past years and try to improve on our social skills.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][movedo_empty_space][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][movedo_single_image image=”10953″][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]

The Grand Impact

Directed by Madison Ann Comfort, Medway High School

With The Grand Theatre’s diverse and original plays from around the world, The Grand Impact explores the effects The Grand has had on the community as well as the projects they have contributed to London and surrounding areas.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][movedo_empty_space][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][movedo_single_image image=”11252″][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]

Working to Live

Directed by Andres Ferre Prado, Ingersoll Collegiate District Institute

A short documentary film that shows part of what many Mexican immigrant workers experience when they come to Canada in search of a better life for them and their families.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][movedo_empty_space][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][movedo_single_image image=”11504″][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]

Choosing CCH

Directed by Nicholas Edward Cahyono, Catholic Central High School

Come on a short adventure around Catholic Central High School and see why it is an optimal destination for students.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section i_icon_fontawesome=”fas fa-paint-brush” add_icon=”true” title=”Animation” tab_id=”1661452772907-8eb8036f-41a2″][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner][vc_column_text]

The FCYFF Animation category is presented by

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Thank You, Miyuki

Directed by Hana Abdelrazik, Oakridge Secondary School

A young girl goes on a walk with her grandpa. Throughout the day, she learnt from her grandpa how easy it is to meditate.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][movedo_empty_space][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][movedo_single_image image=”10963″][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]

His Chair

Directed by Amihan McArthur, Catholic Central High School

A CCH vocal student notices that her teacher’s chair has a crack in it, which grows with her paranoia as she waits for the day it breaks.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][movedo_empty_space][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][movedo_single_image image=”11254″][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]

Abstract Video

Directed by Joey Renwick, Oakridge Secondary School

This abstract video contains a collection of short, hand-drawn, digital animations. This film does not contain any clear plot, or in-depth characters.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][movedo_empty_space][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][movedo_single_image image=”11255″][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]

When It Rains

Directed by Rabia Kurt, Saunders Secondary School

When It Rains is the story of a young pup found alone by a wandering wolf, shocked to find its mother dead, decides to look after it.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][movedo_empty_space][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][movedo_single_image image=”11256″][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]

Fishing

Directed by Kiana Zolal Delsooz, Saunders Secondary School

A local fisherman takes his nephew out to fish for the first time. Things seems to be looking good, however something takes a turn for the worst.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section i_icon_fontawesome=”fas fa-flask” add_icon=”true” title=”Experimental” tab_id=”1661448710522-bfd882a8-c486″][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][movedo_single_image image=”10955″][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]

Walk on…

Directed by Willow Rose Van Rootselaar, H.B. Beal Secondary School

An experimental look at the nature of relationships and the fragility of emotions. It utilizes both real world and animated film effects to create a surreal and intense atmosphere.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][movedo_empty_space][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][movedo_single_image image=”10956″][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]

Compulsions

Directed by Willow Rose Van Rootselaar, H.B. Beal Secondary School

This film is an ode to those who struggle with obsessive compulsive disorder; portraying the thoughts of a compulsive mind through the eyes of a director watching their performance unfold.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][movedo_empty_space][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][movedo_single_image image=”11257″][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]

The Painting

Directed by Mason MacGregor Cline, Sir Frederick Banting Secondary School

Two people at a social gathering reminisce on past memories through a painting.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][movedo_empty_space][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][movedo_single_image image=”10957″][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]

repent_thy_sins

Directed by Ryan Matassa, Oakridge Secondary School

A conflict of feeling. Never knowing, never seeing, only viewing what is left. Nevertheless all that matters is the truth. Which that is his honesty[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][movedo_empty_space][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][movedo_single_image image=”11505″][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]

MORPH

Directed by Dani Roa, Saunders Secondary School

A quick animation of one image changing to another one.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section i_icon_fontawesome=”fas fa-microphone-alt” add_icon=”true” title=”Pitch” tab_id=”1661448751137-338f4e50-cc08″][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner][vc_column_text]

The FCYFF Pitch category is presented by

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Lights, Camera, Shock!

Directed by Jana Almajali, Westminster High School

The film “Lights, Camera, Shock!” covers the thrilling story of Bruce, as he gets zapped into his movie. He’s transported into a demonic realm straight out of his own imagination.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][movedo_empty_space][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][movedo_single_image image=”5144″][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]

Translator

Created by Waleed Firas Baidas, Westminster High School

“Translator” is a wholesome, comical and family friendly film which illuminates the ideas of community and diversity through the eyes of Pedro the parrot in the animal kingdom.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section i_icon_fontawesome=”fas fa-music” add_icon=”true” title=”Music Video” tab_id=”1661448789424-33dc4daf-f706″][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][movedo_single_image image=”11261″][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]

Runaway

Directed by Grier Betts, Saunders Secondary School

A metaphorical take on trying to escape one’s problems or fears and not being able to outrun yourself. Problems can’t be avoided forever; eventually you have to face them.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][movedo_empty_space][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][movedo_single_image image=”11260″][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]

try saying those words at the foot of the stone

Directed by Colin Lawrence Blissett, Oakridge Secondary School

A video containing a custom visualizer playing my music projected over myself with the appearance of moving shapes.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][movedo_empty_space][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][movedo_single_image image=”11259″][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]

The Night Before Halloween

Directed by Liam Murphy Alexander, Ingersoll Collegiate District Institute

The night before Halloween, Karl the Skeleton decides to conduct a piece in honour of the holiday, though the ghostly instruments are quite the energetic bunch.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section i_icon_fontawesome=”fas fa-audio-description” add_icon=”true” title=”Promotional Video” tab_id=”1661448832428-8e2274fd-bc84″][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][movedo_single_image image=”10961″][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]

Type Out Your Way – Keywerty Advertisement

Directed by Trissy Liu, Oakridge Secondary School

“Type Out Your Way” stars the all-new, compact Keywerty Kit tailored to fit your workstyle. This ambitious, premium keyboard keeps everything at a minimum, favouring convenience and saving desk space.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][movedo_empty_space][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][movedo_single_image image=”10960″][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]

Kate’s Canine Photography

Directed by Kate Diane Bujold, London South Collegiate Institute

Kate’s Canine Photography is a promotional film dedicated to promoting its business, explaining the purpose of freezing a moment in time and capturing memories of your pet to cherish forever.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][movedo_empty_space][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][movedo_single_image image=”11506″][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]

Ram’s Cafe

Directed by Suhvanna Singh, London South Collegiate Institute

A short promotion for Ram’s Cafe.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section i_icon_fontawesome=”fas fa-theater-masks” add_icon=”true” title=”Narrative” tab_id=”1661448611921-2a78ba65-95da”][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner][vc_column_text]

The FCYFF Narrative category is presented by

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This Time Tomorrow

Directed by Dexter David Greene, Sir Frederick Banting Secondary School

A single mother and her daughter attempt to deal with the recent suicide of a family member.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][movedo_empty_space][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][movedo_single_image image=”10964″][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]

Freaky Eaters Anonymous

Directed by George Vanderlaan, H.B. Beal Secondary School

A support group for people with strange food related addictions doesn’t go as planned.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][movedo_empty_space][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][movedo_single_image image=”10965″][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]

Getting Older

Directed by Emily Alton, H.B. Beal Secondary School

Getting Older is a visual, auditory love letter to childhood. It plays with simple, joyful and yet emotional memories that anyone can relate to when growing up.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][movedo_empty_space][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][movedo_single_image image=”10966″][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]

Sketch 2.0 Reality

Directed by Camden Chin, Ingersoll District Collegiate Institute

A mysterious sketchbook stolen and hidden in Mac’s house is found. Mac draws in it discovering that it brings his imagination to life. However, agents are also after the book.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][movedo_empty_space][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][movedo_single_image image=”11258″][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]

Colours

Directed by Caelan Bree MacKay, Parkside Collegiate Institute

Alone for the summer, Alina meets a mysterious girl she’s determined to befriend. She establishes a daily routine in hopes of reuniting with her.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_tta_section][/vc_tta_tabs][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”3/5″][vc_column_text]

Tickets Available Now!

Watch all of these incredible films on October 20th! The FCYFF Screening & Award Show will be live and in-person at the Wolf Performance Hall in downtown London, Ontario!

Friends, family, and fans that cannot attend in-person are invited to register for the virtual show, which will be streamed live worldwide – for free![/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/5″][movedo_single_image image_type=”image-link” image=”10978″ link=”url:https%3A%2F%2Ffcff.ca%2Fproduct%2Ffcyff%2F|title:Forest%20City%20Youth%20Film%20Festival%20Screening%20%26%20Awards%20Show”][movedo_empty_space height_multiplier=”custom” height=”10px”][vc_column_text]

In-Person Tickets

$10

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Virtual Tickets

$0

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