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Submit Your Video to BAYMN FEST 2014!

Bay Area Youth Media Network | March 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Submit Your Video to BAYMN FEST 2014!

The call for entries is now open for young folks to submit their videos to BAYMN FEST 2014. BAYMN FEST is an interactive showcase of media produced by youth ages 12-24. Sponsored by HIVE, this two-day event will be a unique opportunity for youth, educators and the general public to celebrate the work of talented young media makers.

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What Will Your Legacy Be?

Do Now | January 14, 2014 | 62 Comments

What Will Your Legacy Be?

Art School-featured artist Ala Ebtekar created a project in collaboration with students at the Asian Art Museum on the occasion of the Cyrus Cylinder exhibition. If you were king or queen of the Universe, what message would you leave behind that would become your legacy for centuries to come? What are some of the major accomplishments you hope to achieve? What will you do to make the world better?

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BAYMN FEST 2013 — June 1 & 2

Bay Area Youth Media Network | May 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

BAYMN FEST 2013 — June 1 & 2

On June 1 & 2, the Bay Area Youth Media Network (BAYMN) in partnership with KQED will present BAYMN FEST, a free two-day interactive showcase of media produced by young folks ages 12-24, hosted at the San Francisco Public Library.

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Youth Leadership at DML

Community Voices | March 19, 2013 | 2 Comments

Youth Leadership at DML

This post was written by BAVC Factory Filmmaker Buffy Almendares, Sophie Bedecarré Ernst, and BAVC’s Director of Next Gen Programs Ingrid Hu Dahl after presenting about the SFPL Digital Learning Lab initiative at the Digital Media and Learning Conference in Chicago. On our plane ride to Chicago, the three of us had an opportunity to […]

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BAYMN FEST — Call for Entries!!

Bay Area Youth Media Network | February 1, 2013 | 2 Comments

BAYMN FEST — Call for Entries!!

The Bay Area Youth Media Network (BAYMN) is now accepting submissions for BAYMN FEST, its first annual youth media festival, taking place June 1–2, 2013 at the San Francisco Public Library. Youth 12-24 are invited to submit their videos!

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#HIVESF: A Maker Hacker Pop-Up Media Jam Fest for Teens

Community Voices | November 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

#HIVESF: A Maker Hacker Pop-Up Media Jam Fest for Teens

A few weeks ago, the San Francisco Public Library in collaboration with KQED, California Academy of Sciences, and Bay Area Video Coalition organized a two day pop-up event for young people to mess around with media production in digital and analog and tactile formats.

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Youth Rise Up at the BAYMN Media Festival

Bay Area Youth Media Network | November 8, 2012 | 2 Comments

Youth Rise Up at the BAYMN Media Festival

On a beautiful fall Saturday in Oakland, students, educators and families filled the Kaiser Center’s 400-seat theater to watch 20 compelling youth-produced films that focused on social change and the high school dropout crisis. The Rise to the Occasion Youth Media Festival was organized by KQED, along with other members of the Bay Area Youth […]

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You Are Invited to RISE TO THE OCCASION YOUTH MEDIA FESTIVAL

Bay Area Youth Media Network | September 12, 2012 | 6 Comments

You Are Invited to RISE TO THE OCCASION YOUTH MEDIA FESTIVAL

For its first public festival, the Bay Area Youth Media Network (BAYMN) will be showcasing youth-produced videos about social change with two specific categories on The 2012 Presidential Election and The High School Dropout Crisis on Saturday, October 13 at the Kaiser Center in Oakland from 2-5pm. It will be an afternoon dedicated to celebrate […]

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Youth Voice their Environmental Concerns at the KQED Science Youth Media Festival

Community Voices | July 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

Youth Voice their Environmental Concerns at the KQED Science Youth Media Festival

On June 10, the California Academy of Sciences hosted the first annual KQED Science Youth Media Festival. Young filmmakers with their friends and family came from all over the area to participate in a great showcase of over 20 videos about environmental issues. The videos ranged in a variety of environmental issues like air quality, […]

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Oakland Innovation Film Lab – Youth Mobile Media Workshop

Bay Area Youth Media Network | July 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Oakland Innovation Film Lab – Youth Mobile Media Workshop

by Robyn Bykofsky I have been facilitating media literacy and video production workshops with Bay Area youth and educators for over 12 years and the Youth Film Lab was the experience of a lifetime.  It was the first workshop I taught in which teens produced and edited their videos within 4.5 hours and then an […]

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