Mississippi student films showcased in national contest

By NEMS Daily Journal

JACKSON – Four short films produced by Mississippi high school students and Mississippi Public Broadcasting were recently accepted into the American Graduate Student Film Festival. The films are focused on dropout prevention and encouraging students to remain in school.
Those films are being showcased and judged via YouTube, and voting is open until March 25. Winners will be selected by popular vote according to the most “likes” at www.youtube.com/AGFF2013.