Compere for the evening is Dean Smith
Opening introductions from Councillor Judith Blake, Deputy Leader of the Council and Lead Executive
Key Stage One
Presented by Lord Mayor of Leeds Councillor Ann Castle
With nominations from: Victoria Primary, Calverley Parkside Primary, Westroyd Infant School and Westgate Primary
Key Stage Two Schools
Presented by The Children’s Mayor Oliver Larking and Councillor Judith Blake
With nominations from: Grange Farm Primary, St Theresa’s Catholic Primary and Calverly Parkside Primary
Individuals Under 11
Presented by Councillor Roger Harrington, Councillor for Gipton and Harehills
With nominations from: Katie Jones, Seth Powell and Zion Webber, Ethan Sherridan, Finn Spellacy, Ben Worth
Community Groups Under 11
Presented by Mark Catley, stage and TV writer.
With nominations from: Sanctuary Housing, Lifeforce, Ebor Gardens
Schools & Community Groups
Presented by Adam Ogilvie, Executive Member for Leisure and SkillsWith
With nominations from: 1st Stanningley Scout Troop, Carr Manor Community School, Willow Young Carers
Individuals 12 – 15
Presented by Dominic Brunt, film director and producer and Danny Miller, Actor
With nominations from: William Burns & Luke Moran, Dan Moore, Amy Beedle
Schools and Colleges 14 – 19
Presented by Councillor Jane Dowson, Deputy Executive Board Member (Learning)
With nominations from: Leeds city college, Carr Manor Community School, Leeds City College Creative Media Production
Presented by Marc Allot, Creative Services Director at Logistics
With nominations from: Kara Nelson, Oliver Broadbent, Alfie Barker
MediaFish Perspective Award
Presented by Martin Grund, Acting Director Leeds Young Film
Nominations from: Calverly Parkside Primary – Key Stage 2, Kara Nelson – Individuals, William Burns & Luke Moran – Individuals 12-15.
MediaFish is a group of young people aged 14 – 19 who are passionate about film. Together they help plan, programme and run the Leeds young film festival, represent Leeds and the Uk at other Film festivals and have even made their own films.
Special thanks to this year’s partners and sponsors:
Artforms, Leeds Young Films Festival, Leeds City Learning Centres, Breeze and Logistik.