Conexión Del Rio/ SFDRCISD, PIO Reno Luna, contributor 

DEL RIO –Thirty students of the Del Rio High School Media Program journeyed to Eagle Pass, TX on May 5, 2018, to participate in the 9th Annual Frontera Film Festival.  The students were able to see and experience other student work from high schools across the state of Texas. They also had to opportunity to learn more about the art of photography and costume production from the guest presenters. The festival concluded with an awards ceremony in which the Del Rio High School students were able to claim 15 awards. 

Below is a list of the student winners:

Music Video Category:

1st Place – Camila Trevino “Mi Gente”

2nd Place – Esli Martinez “How Could You Leave Us”

3rd Place – Donald Schultz “Through the Valley”

Cheer/Dance Category:

1st Place – Camila Carbajal “Year of Cheer”

PSA Category:

2nd Place – Donald Schultz “Cover Your Nose and Mouth”

Commercial Category:

2nd Place – Luis Fuentes “Beats” 

Film (30sec – 2min) Category:

1st Place – Camila Flores “Victim”

Film (2 - 5 min) Category:

2nd Place – Donald Schultz “The Chase”

Film (5 - 8 min) Category:

1st Place – Noah Jones “A Series of Love Affairs”  

Film (8 – 12 min) Category:

2nd Place – Emilia Reyes & Marco Urteaga “CSI: Marco”

Experimental Category:

1st Place – Vicente Palacios “Wirry”

3rd Place – Bianka Santillan “Hello”

Animation Category:

1st Place – Vicente Palacios “Bad Day Tim”

2nd Place – Sarah Parish “Blob Cat”

Special Recognition Award: Best Actress – Bianka Santillan “A Series of Love Affairs"