David West MEDIA & FILM Teacher
Southwest Film Fest


It's Film Festival time again.

To enter your film get a submission form either from the link to the right or from me personally in Room E105

Films should be less than 10 minutes long and be appropriate for a school audience

We'll have a great festival with music, prizes and an Oscar like ceremony.

Look forward to seeing you there.

Warning not all films submitted will be screened at the festival. The vetting process will be conducted by a panel of film students, volunteers and Mr. West.

All films must be submitted to Mr. West in a standard computer file form (see official rules) on a flash drive or uploaded to his computer.

Submission deadline is 3pm April 24 2013 










EDMODO where all your assignments are
Media Arts/Video

This hands-on semester course will allow you to produce your own video in several different genres.

Media Arts/Video II

A honing of the production skills practiced in Media Arts/ Video I, this semester course requires successful completion of Media Arts/Video I or instructor approval, self motivation and a high interest in Media.

I.B. Film Standard Level

An exciting year long academic film course that mixes the theoretical with the practical.

I.B. Film Higher Level

The ultimate film course offered at Southwest High School, a two year course blending production and theory, is only open to current juniors who have completed successfully I.B. Film Standard Level.