Search

Woodbridge High and Redbridge College students highlight youth issues at Southbank screening

12:33 04 June 2014

Khaliyah Kemal-Somerville and Ashley Butcher worked on the Life Choices project. Picture: Eastside Educational Trust

Khaliyah Kemal-Somerville and Ashley Butcher worked on the Life Choices project. Picture: Eastside Educational Trust

Archant

Students have let their creative juices flow to help highlight the most important issues affecting young people at a youth media showcase last month.

Redbridge College students Louise Redif and Juvenal Maze at the showcase. Picture: Eastside Educational TrustRedbridge College students Louise Redif and Juvenal Maze at the showcase. Picture: Eastside Educational Trust

Talented digital media enthusiasts, from Woodbridge High School, Woodford Green and Redbridge College, Little Heath, took part and showed off their films, animations, graphic designs and music at the AYV-LIVE! event.

Students from all over London took part at the show held by Adobe Young Voices last month at the BFI Southbank.

Topics brought to light included bullying, addiction prevention and education choices, with Redbridge College students making the shortlist for the global AYV Awards with an animation called Life Choices.

Redbridge College student and Life Choices co-creator Junvenal Maze said: “It’s about how the government and the education system are run in a way that pressures young people into making decisions about their future too early on.”

Hannah Teague and Oscar Archard from Woodbridge High School showcased their animations. Picture: Eastside Educational TrustHannah Teague and Oscar Archard from Woodbridge High School showcased their animations. Picture: Eastside Educational Trust

The AYV Awards winner will be announced on June 18.

Latest Ilford News Stories

Yesterday, 19:25
The wreckage of the car in Green Lane, Ilford. Photo: London Ambulance Service (@LAS_HART)

A man in his early 20s has died in hospital after the car he was driving crashed into a tree in the early hours of this morning.

Yesterday, 15:00
Reporter Niall Joyce continues his New Year resolution promise to quit smoking

As I struggle through the third week of my new year’s resolutions it keeps dawning on me that there are still 49 weeks left of 2017.

Yesterday, 12:00
Dr Leo Cheng by the Africa Mercy, along with his wife Hilary, and their two daughters, Kat and Zoe Cheng. Credit: Ruben Plomp

Volunteering on the world’s largest civilian hospital ship is an amazing experience.

Yesterday, 10:00
Dagenham's Ford factory, circa 1970.

A look back at the biggest stories from this week 20, 40 and 60 years ago.

Newsletter Sign Up

Most read news

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Competitions

Are you in need of a new kitchen? Try our competition and you could win a brand new one!

Having a brand new kitchen is something that lots of people want but can only dream of. Sadly keeping up to date and making our living spaces as nice as they can be is a costly and incredibly stressful business. Even a fresh coat of paint makes all the difference but isn’t easy or quick.

MyOffers H&M Competition

Who wouldn’t love the chance to go on a shopping spree. Imagine being able to walk into a shop and choose whatever your heart desires without having to worry about how much it costs.

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Ilford Recorder
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now