CHS students take home top awards at film festival

Photo Courtesy of James Manno // With CHS film and animation teacher Paul Marigliano, center, at the film festival are CHS students and festival participants, from left, Max Goldstein, Zack Spangler, Cameron Lipp and Ivor Clarke.


MAPLEWOOD, NJ — Columbia High School film students were victorious again this year at The Ramapo College High School Film Festival.

Sofia Simoniello and graduate Stephanie Cadet won for “Best Animation”; this is the second year in a row CHS has won this award. Cameron Lipp and graduate Zack Spangler won for “Best Fiction Film.”