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08 Apr “Still Standing” Wins Outreach Award

Still Standing has been awarded the Outreach Award (Best Film Dedicated to Community Service or of a Humanitarian Nature) from Columbia University's National Undergraduate Film Festival of 2008. This gripping documentary has been accepted at fifteen festivals and, in addition to this latest honor, has been awarded the...

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05 Apr Youth Speakers Bureau “Losing Ground” & “Still Standing” Training, Mar 28

Gia Hamilton, connected to EVC through the Caribbean Cultural Center, facilitates a training for select YSB members on global displacement and gentrification, as EVC launches a new education campaign around Still Standing. Bill Torres of the Ali Forney Center leads an informational session for select Youth Speakers Bureau members on...

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04 Apr Maxine Greene to Host EVC Screening

Esteemed philosopher, Maxine Greene, will be hosting a Special Sunday Salon screening of EVC documentaries on April 13. "A Rendering of Reality" will showcase two EVC YO-TV videos: "Still Standing" and "All That I Can Be" with a discussion with some of the youth media...

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28 Mar “Faces of Food” to Screen at Conference Hosted by New York State First Lady Michelle Paige Paterson

On Saturday, April 12th, Faces of Food will screen at the Schools, Food and Community Conference, hosted by New York State First Lady Michelle Paige Paterson. The conference is presented jointly by the Baum Forum and by the Nutrition Program at Teacher's College, Columbia University Faces of Food (running time: 20 mins) explores...

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27 Mar Recognition for Still Standing

Local Youth Filmmakers Win Prestigious Awards New York, New York: The Educational Video Center (EVC) is proud to announce that Still Standing, a documentary produced by EVC's Youth Organizers Television (YO-TV), has won the prestigious Jury Award at the Seventh Annual Media That Matters Film Festival...

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