I remember being in the audience of a international film fest a few years ago watching all movies in my students' category before the judges announced the winner. I was thinking,
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My objective as an art teacher is to help my students approach movie-making as an art form while learning to collaborate, be creative, and problem-solve. I want them to strive for artistry and try their best in all they do. So, the final product may look "too good" for what one might expect of a group of 10 year olds.
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