Have you heard? We recently announced the winners of Listen Carefully’s 2015 Video Contest!
In total, more than 3,000 students from all 50 states participated, and after an exciting public vote winners were announced on February 11, 2015. Ken Nakama, Dan Lesser, and Joshua Maslaki from Woodbridge High School in Irvine, California took home the grand prize, and Grammy-nominated recording artist Aloe Blacc will perform a private concert at their school in the spring!
Their short film “Protect Your Ears” is a call to turn down the volume. The team worked for 22 hours to film, edit, and produce the video, and all their hard work paid off! To make the film relatable, they chose to film in their school’s computer lab, a modern space that would help communicate their message. Dan Lesser explained that the team’s hope was for teens to be “conscious of the volume of music they are listening to, and the irreversible consequences it holds.”Read More
Have you heard? This. Is. Big.
Aloe Blacc is coming!
Listen Carefully is hosting a national video contest and our goal is simple: raise awareness about noise-induced hearing loss, an issue spreading across the country at an alarming rate.
But we need your help, and want to make one talented young filmmaker the coolest kid in school in the process.
Forget Prom King or Homecoming Queen.
Aloe Blacc is performing a private concert at the school of our lucky grand prize winner!Read More