Lucas Films hosts BayKids families for Workshop on Virtual Reality and Film

2019-02-04T12:31:27+00:00 December 27th, 2018|

On December 4th, the wonderful folks at Lucas Films and SF Film hosted BayKids families and other Bay Area youth for an exciting workshop on virtual reality and film.  A number of creative Lucas talents shared their expertise in art, technology and engineering.  The panel brought the latest Lucas innovations to life for the large crowd [...]

UC Davis and BayKids Studios Film Festival

2018-06-05T17:23:03+00:00 April 13th, 2018|

UC Davis Children's Hospital and BayKids Studios joined forces on April 13th to hand out two dozen "Oscars" to children we have worked with in the past year at UC Davis.  The families were all smiles at UC Davis' Mind Institute in Sacramento, as our creative movie-makers collected their awards and shared their films. We are [...]

Pixar Hosts Benefit for BayKids Studios

2017-12-05T17:43:39+00:00 February 3rd, 2017|

BayKids supporters, fans, and friends were treated to a magical evening at Pixar Animation Studios. The evening featured a cowboy themed gourmet dinner, a tour of Pixar, and an advance screening of the spectacularly beautiful The Good Dinosaur. After the screening, Good Dinosaur filmmakers gave an inside look at the making of the film in a [...]

BayKids Premiere at LucasFilm – A Blockbuster Event

2017-11-02T15:12:32+00:00 February 3rd, 2017|

Our 2016 annual Academy Awards-worthy Premiere was held at Lucasfilm and included an inspiring lineup of powerful films full of heart and humor. Artists from our film industry friends, Lucasfilm, Pixar and Dolby, thrilled our BayKids stars by presenting them with their awards. A special thanks to Richard Gould, from Skywalker Sound, who gave a fascinating [...]

Dolby Team Volunteers for BayKids

2017-11-02T15:12:01+00:00 April 2nd, 2016|

It was an honor for BayKids to have 40 dynamic Dolby employees, led by Chief Marketing Officer Bob Borchers, roll up their sleeves to work on some of our projects – design, marketing, social media, editing, strategy, and many others. Big thanks to all the superheroes who made this fun and valuable day happen: Film Advisor [...]

“BayKids Day at Apple” – It’s a Wrap!

2017-11-02T15:11:52+00:00 April 2nd, 2016|

Thank you Apple! Our BayKids youth filmmakers were inspired by the tips and tricks they learned in your workshops and are ready to make their next films. BayKids filmmaker Danica was thrilled beyond words to do an exclusive film shoot at Apple headquarters. Special thanks to Luke, Steve, Joe and John for their engaging presentations. More [...]