Tag Archives: Marie Acemah

Youth Film Intensive Wins Grant to Fund Professional Equipment

Kayla Desroches/KMXT The award-winning Baranov Museum film intensive is gearing up for another year of youth-created documentaries, and it just won a Rasmuson Foundation grant for its technology needs. The program, which was founded in 2012, will now be able to hand its students professional-grade camera equipment. Program instructor and grant writer, Marie Acemah, says she learned they’d won the …

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Kids Create Documentaries about the Fishing Industry

Kayla Desroches/KMXT Some local kids are completing documentaries about the fishing industry. Educator Marie Acemah led the digital storytelling group last year as well, when they covered climate change. Other topics she and her students have explored in previous years include the Exxon Valdez oil spill and Filipino community stories. For this assignment, the kids sat down with members of …

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