There is a FREE screening of all of the nominated short films for the upcoming OC Film Festival on MONDAY NIGHT, JANUARY 2nd at 7pm at the PAC. It is about 90 minutes long. All are welcome and you are welcome to invite guests. The actual OCFF is next Sat. Jan 7th, but only the winner in the short film category will be screened on that night. ALL of the nominees will be screened ONLY during this free event. For all of our video students of all grades, I really recommend tha
2016 DMAA Holiday Gift Guide for Filmmakers Happy Holidays DMAA students and parents! I always get asked about what cameras, computers and software people should buy. Well, for the most part, our DMAA students don’t need to buy anything yet. Seriously, our programs are able to provide everything that most students need to create and complete their projects at school. Most importantly, if your kids aren’t taking pictures all the time, or trying to make movies at home on th
This is El Dorado's official entry from the recent FilmED Academy of the Arts 24 Hour Music Video Film Festival. Over 20 EDHS Advanced Video students combined their talents to produce this video. The team got the music at 3pm on Saturday December 3rd and had until 3pm on Sunday to cast, write, shoot and edit the project. All 14 FilmED schools that participated had to use the same song. Be sure to go to our YouTube channel and subscribe to our Video Production Channel.
2017 Orange County Film Festival El Dorado Nominations The following El Dorado High School films, programs and individuals earned nominations for the upcoming 2017 Orange County Film Festival, to be held on January 7, 2016. This year's OCFF will be held in the Performing Arts Center on the campus of El Dorado High School. Best Broadcast - HAWK TALK - (News Directors: Caleb Garrett ‘17 and Kaila Sahagun ‘17) Best Short Film - “Finding Me” - Directed by Katie Ann O’Keefe ’16 a
A recent story in OC Weekly had this to say about the 2016 EDHS DMAA short film "Finding Me" that was screened at the Next Generation of Filmmakers (NGF) Film Festival (Dec 16-17) in Santa Ana, and just earned 6 nominations for the upcoming Orange County Film Festival on January 7, 2017. "Finding Me" was directed by Katie Ann O'Keefe '16 and Kaila Sahagun '17, stars Michael Deschaine '18, was edited by Kyle Reed '17 and Abdullah Ghazal '17, and was produced by Katie Ann O'Kee
Hi all amazing DMAA students. You are all invited to the DMAA Pizza and a Movie get together this THURSDAY, December 15th from 4pm to 6pm in room 904 at El Dorado. The event is free. Your teachers are getting the pizza. We look forward to seeing you all there!