5 student films win honors at Newport film festival

Five Harvard-Westlake student films were presented at the Newport Beach Film Festival on Sunday. Among the featured films were a music video and public service announcement by Lizzy Barcay ’07, “Semi-Formal,” by Josh Margolin ’07 and Sam Alper ’07, “The High School Martian Chronicles,” by Garrett Lee ’07  and “Broken,” co-produced by Danielle Quiat ’07 and Alex Wilk ’07. Wilk and Barcay were both presented with awards for cinematography.

— Candace Ravan