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Young Creators Studio

Young Creators Studio spotlights a collection of youth-created films from students in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware!

Submit your application for a chance to be featured in the next season of Young Creators Studio and the 2021 Youth Media Awards.

Young Creators Studio airs weekly on Thursdays at 7:30 p.m. on WHYY-TV 12.

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Teenagers sitting in front of a mural with George Floyd and Breanna Taylor in support of Black Lives Matter

Voices for Change

Local student filmmakers use their voices — and cameras — to shine a light on politics, social justice issues, and the environment.

Air Date: August 5, 2021

A teenager girl holding and tickling with her younger sibling outside

Head Above Water

Local student filmmakers share their stories of battling depression and anxiety during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Air Date: July 29, 2021

Two teenage boys and a teenage girl talking outside of school

Long Story Short

Discover the talent of local student filmmakers whose narrative stories transport you to far away lands.

Air Date: July 22, 2021

Two teenagers posing for a photograph outside

Being Me

These local filmmakers sharing stories of personal identity.

Air Date: July 15, 2021

A student filmmaker from Young Creators Studio

The Challenges of Virtual Learning

Local student filmmakers reflect on the COVID-19 pandemic and the challenges of virtual learning, increased screen time, and missing out on important life events.

Air Date: July 8, 2021

Up Close & Personal

From tales of immigration to short films about losing family members, these local student filmmakers are sharing personal narratives through their own lens.

Air Date: August 24, 2020

A teenage boy comforting his friend outside

Rising Stars

Sit back and enjoy the amusing and thoughtful films from the next generation of indie filmmakers.

Air Date: August 17, 2020

Student filmmaker singing

Fine Tuning

Explore local, student flicks from filmmakers who harness the power of music to tell their story.

Air Date: August 10, 2020

Students in Young Creators Studio: Creepy


Student filmmakers show their spookiest short films that are sure to make your skin crawl.

Air Date: August 3, 2020

Young Creators Studio Age of Information

Age of Information

From spotlighting local organizations to sharing meaningful scientific information, these student-filmmakers are the next generation of journalists.

Air Date: July 27, 2020

Two students posing for a photo in Episode 1,

Hilarity Ensues

These student-created short films are sure to keep you laughing.

Air Date: July 20, 2020

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