Maya Rose Dinerstein

, a sophomore at Evanston Township High School, has had her short film “The Corner” (of which she is writer, director and camera) accepted into the Chicago International Children’s Film Festival, the only youth film fest that is Academy-eligible.  Maya has also been selected to serve as a delegate to the Golden Elephant Children’s Film Festival in Hyderabad, India this fall.  She was previously a delegate to the Giffoni Children’s Film Festival in Italy and served as a Young Journalist at the Berlin Film Festival in Germany.