Seeing Through Wide Open Eyes
(All Grade Levels)
School Presentation, Conference Workshop, or Keynote Address
An inspiring presentation on moviemaking in the K-12 classroom. Illustrated with examples of award winning movies made by the students in Huey’s artist-in-residencies from the past 30 years. Behind the scenes footage of the making of the movies are also shown. Emphasized throughout the talk is the importance of teaching young people how to express themselves creatively in the media arts. The movies show how youth take pride in who they are and where they live and give honor to their cultural heritage. Movies made by ESL classes, Native American students, and students in rural and urban settings are shown.
Length: 30 minutes to 1 hour and is for any size audience.