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Film Challenge: Finishing Strong

Story Film Challenge #2: Finishing StrongChallenge posted Thursday, Sept. 17; submissions due Monday, Sept. 28 at 5:00 pm.

General Challenge Rules

Film Challenges come out on THURSDAYS. To enter the prize pool, you MUST send us your film, or a working link to your film, to | more »

Viewing: The Deep End

The Deep End3 min. USA. Short.

Recommended Age: All

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In the film The Deep End, the main character Kylie is afraid there are sharks in the deep end of the pool.

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Viewing: Girl Boxer

Girl Boxer6 min. 2017. USA. Short.

Recommended Age: 8+

Streaming: Youtube (Free)


In this short documentary, we meet Jesselyn Silva, known as “JessZilla,” a 10-year-old girl who loves to box and lives in New Rochelle, NY. She dreams of someday winning an Olympic gold medal.

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