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Emerging Talent Festival

The Emerging Talent Festival is an annual multi-disciplinary arts festival and showcase of visual art, design, film, music and theatre by talented high school students in the Tri-Cities. It includes the opening reception of the annual Emerging Talent exhibition in the Art Gallery, as well as a Film Festival, film screenings by the Teens @ Evergreen, and live performances by local youth.

Stephanie Nguyen, Louder Than Words


CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 2014 WINNERS!

EMERGING TALENT 17

People’s Choice Award | Stephanie Nguyen, Louder Than Words

EMERGING TALENT FILM FESTIVAL

Audience Choice Award | Another Day At The Races

Best Film – Judge’s Choice | Auschwitz

Best Direction | Cole Jones (Auschwitz)

Best Cinematography | Christopher Spooner (Stick and Stones)

Best Screenplay | Stephanie Serraglio & Woojoo Lee (Folds) and Alexandra Cole (Split)

Best Editing | Jonathan Kang (Sampled: Heritage Woods)

Best Performance | Alina Quarin (Bottles)

Best Sound | Stephanie Serraglio (Auschwitz)


ABOUT THE 2015 FESTIVAL

The 2015 Emerging Talent Festival will be held Sunday, January 25, 2015, 2 – 5pm in the Art Gallery at Evergreen.
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EMERGING TALENT 18

This annual juried exhibition features visual art, design, sculpture, film and more from talented and dedicated artists enrolled in Grade 12 in a school in the Tri-Cities. Submissions to Emerging Talent 18 must be done through the art teacher at your secondary school. Visit the Emerging Talent 18 event page for more information.

EMERGING TALENT FILM FESTIVAL

The Emerging Talent Film Festival is open to all students ages 13-19 who are currently enrolled in secondary school in the Tri-Cities. Submissions are due by January 10, 2015 and can be made directly to Evergreen or submitted through the film teacher at your secondary school. Visit the Emerging Talent Film Festival page for more details about the 2015 Festival. More information will be available in Fall 2014.

TEENS @ EVERGREEN

The Teens @ Evergreen film(s) will screen after the Emerging Talent Film Festival, before the awards are announced. Applications to the Teens @ Evergreen program are due annually in mid-September.

OTHER PERFORMANCE INQUIRIES

If you or your students wish to perform at the fourth annual Emerging Talent Festival, please contact:

David Mann
Performing Arts Manager
david [at] evergreenculturalcentre [dot] ca

We will begin accepting applications in Fall 2014.

PREVIOUS WINNERS

Check out the award winners from the first and second Emerging Talent Festivals.