Artists of Promise – Creative Writing, and Film and Animation Competition

Wednesday, April 26, 2023
Artists of Promise, all events graphic

Each year, the Maricopa Community Colleges sponsor a district wide competition to encourage and recognize student achievement in the following categories:

Creative Writing
          - Essay
          - Fiction
          - One-Act Play/Script

Film and Animation

          - Animation
          - Narrative
          - Documentary
          - Video Game Design


The winning students for 2022-23 have been announced. Congratulations to the following Glendale Community College students and their excellent showing. See below for a list of students and the categories they competed and won in.

Creative Writing – One-Act Play/Script

1st Place - Connor Blaylock - "Fortune"

Film and Animation – Animation

1st Place - Fabio Bruzzese -  Orby: Searching For Home

2nd Place - Jeremie (bacpac) Frank - Khaki: A Colorscope Jam

3rd Place - Trinity Mastel - The Facts of Fennec Foxes

Film and Animation – Documentary Film

1st Place - Eduardo Bahena - Key to the Soul

3rd Place - Paul Arvie Jon Casas - Born to Sing

Film and Animation - Video Game Design

1st Place - Lam Doan - The River

2nd Place - Stephanie Oberg (GCC) - Fantasy Run

3rd Place - Breckin Wellnitz (GCC) - Grease Attack


Congratulations to all the students on their achievements, which were at the Artist of Promise Gala, Spotlighting Theatre, Creative Writing, Film and Media Arts, and Fashion and Costume Design, at the Scottsdale Community College, Performing Arts Center on Tuesday, April 18, 2023.