ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT

  • 2019/2020 Honour Roll Recipient (GPA 3.75 or 5.875 IB)

  • 2019 Spanish Award Recipient (Highest Achieving Spanish Student in class)

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Best High School Film, Ogeechee History Film Festival (9)

  • Rising Star Award, One Race Film Festival (9)

  • People Choices Nominee, Kids Film It Festival (9)

  • 2nd Place High School Documentary, CineStudent Film Festival (9)

  • Official Selection, Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust, Voices of Hope Student Film Festival (9)

 

EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES​

  • 10th Grade Student Leader (Council Rep)

  • Stage Manager for BH Theatre Productions (10)

  • Film Club (9) Film Club Head (10)

  • JV Volleyball (9)

  • Piano Soloist (9) (10)

  • BH Global Leaders Asia Participant (9)

  • Big Sister/Little Sister (9) (10)

  • Junior Homework Helpers (9)

  • Duke of Edinburgh Intermediate Portage Participant

VOLUNTEER ACTIVITIES​

  • Phillip Aziz Hospice Volunteer (2018-present)

  • Great Lakes Hospice Volunteer (2016-2018)

 

FILMMAKING WORK EXPERIENCE

  • 2018 – 2020: Resident Filmmaker for Philip Aziz Hospice, created training and promotional videos for the Hospice, Continued Living History Short Film Project

  • 2016-2017: Archival Filmmaker for Great Lakes Hospice, created short films of Hospice Patients for their families, Started Living History Short Film Project

  • 2013-Present: Promotional Video Producer for the family business on Social Media

 

OTHER CREATIVE ENDEAVORS:

  • 2020: Faces of Hope and Courage Project, Black and White Photo Installation of Hospice Patients and their caretakers

  • 2019: Performed role of Shelby in Steel Magnolias at Stratford CIS Drama Festival

  • 2019: Performed as part of clown team “Barry and Derry”, volunteer project entertaining seniors

  • 2015: Awarded 2nd place Junior Prep, Baldassare International Composition Competition, Cleveland Institute of Music, for her original composition for piano  “Magical Roller Coaster”

  • 2014: Awarded 2nd place Junior Prep, Baldassare International Composition Competition, Cleveland Institute of Music, for her original composition for piano “Winter Wishes”

  • 2013: Original Piano Composition “Sea Life Trilogy” included in Piano Recital magazine

FILMMAKING EXTRACURRICULARS and CLASSES

  • 2019: Attended NYFA LA, 6-week Filmmaking 16mm and HD seminar, completed 3 short films

  • 2019: Screenwriting MasterClass with Tom Benderek, focused on scripts for short films

  • 2018-Present: Active Member of L.I.F.T (Liaison of Independent Filmmaking Toronto), frequently participated in industry workshops to improve skills including Camera Theory, Intro to Independent Filmmaking, The Art of the Interview, Beginning and Intermediate Premiere Pro)

  • 2014-2017:  Attended Interlochen Arts Academy Cinema Program, worked with team to write and direct several film shorts

© 2019 by S. Zawadzki