Directing Change

View Winning Submissions and access entered videos.

Please view and download the amazing films created by our young and talented filmmakers and check out this tip sheet for ideas to use the films.  You can also contact us to receive a DVD with the films, check out our hand-outs for a selection of past films, and view films by submission year, county, or diverse community. We love to hear how you are using the films!


The Directing Change team has created a series of hand-outs with a selection of films in each category:

Suicide Prevention
Mental Health Matters

Through the Lens of Culture – Suicide Prevention
Through the Lens of Culture – Mental Health Matters

Films by County & for Diverse Communities.

In addition, you can view films by county and by specific, diverse communities:

Films by County
Films for Diverse Communities

2018 High School Statewide Winners

High School – Suicide Prevention

1st Place: “Dear Friend”
Orange County
Foothill High School
Filmakers: Rya Partible, Isaac Silva, & Amelie Phua
Advisor: Chris Price

High School – Mental Health Matters

1st Place: “Scribbled”
Riverside County
Encore High School
Filmmakers: Sophia, Perrin, Isaiah, Zoey & Riley
Advisor: Jared Nelson

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