2020 California Journalism Awards - Digital Division

Video Journalism-Other ( Monthly Unique Visitors: 100,001-400,000)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Long Beach Post
    Entry Title: Superheroes and Coffee: how two humanitarians help others while keeping their distance
    Entry Credit: Cheantay Jensen
    Judge Comment: An unexpected and heartfelt story about locals providing joy and relief to community members, despite their own hardships. Beautifully shot and composed.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: The Desert Sun
    Entry Title: Desert Sun: Stopping the Presses
    Entry Credit: Vickie Connor
    Judge Comment: An empathetic and heartbreaking story on workers who lost jobs they loved.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Long Beach Post
    Entry Title: Restaurant La Ceiba
    Entry Credit: Thomas Cordova, Crystal Niebla, Sebastian Echeverry
    Judge Comment: A beautifully shot video about a local restaurant that is proud of its multi-national immigrant roots.
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: Grunion Gazette
    Entry Title: Visiting Long Beach History
    Entry Credit: Jesse Lopez
    Judge Comment: An energetic, fun piece featuring a charismatic voice. Great use of visuals and incorporation of history.
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: EdSource
    Entry Title: Education Interrupted
    Entry Credit: Jennifer Molina, Rose Ciotta, Anne Vasquez, EdSource Staff
    Judge Comment: An ambitious documentary on how families and students are coping amid the pandemic.