DigiFest® celebrates multi-media’s unique power to bring together several media forms that share original stories, diverse perspectives, and rich emotional journeys through collaborating digital mediums.
JDS Creative Academy has reinvented what the City of Temecula recognized as the International Temecula Film and Music Festival into what is now referred to as DigiFest® Temecula. DigiFest® Temecula is a vehicle for the community and region to come together and experience digital media in many creative and artistic forms. DigiFest® Temecula is also a place to learn about industry advancements, how to pursue a career in the industry, and how to incorporate digital arts into the economic culture.
TV writer, actor, producer, director and author. Ryan O’Nan is currently a writer/Co-Executive Producer and actor on ABC’s BIG SKY.
Award-winning actress, writer, and producer. Eileen Grubba serves on the PGEC committee of the Television Academy, is a lifetime member of The Actors Studio, and Brand Ambassador for Global Disability Inclusion. Her TV appearances include HBO’s Watchmen, CBS’s CSI:Vegas, SWAT, ALL Rise, Criminal Minds, NBC’s New Amsterdam, This Is Us, and more.
Over the last 10 years, Sammy has performed all over the world, released several albums and singles, and recently began working with a very talented group of musicians that make up his band. This group brings the good times with energy, fun and emotion throughout their live shows.
Chris Nolan is a multiple Emmy Award-winning director, creative director, marketing strategist, branding story expert and author.
Award-Winning Director Alex Bram is on a mission to deliver maximum suspense to modern horror audiences. Bram’s most recent project, Geisting, has resulted in great career momentum.
Pryde Pierce is an award-winning independent filmmaker, actor, and videographer.
Candi Milo is the busiest actress in voiceovers today and is honored to have taken the mantle from the legendary late June Foray as the voice of Granny for all of Warner Brothers Animation projects.
Three-time Emmy nominated actor Bob Bergen announced to his parents when he was five he wanted to be Porky Pig.
Kathryn Nicolai is the creator of the enormously successful podcast Nothing Much Happens and the author of the book of the same name.
Shamina Taylor, Attorney turned Wealth Expert and Mentor, helps high-achieving women level up in their personal lives and in their businesses by teaching them how to become the most powerful, fulfilled, wealthy, and successful version of themselves.
From homeless to hero, with an ACE Score of TEN, Michael Unbroken found his way from stuck, hurt, and broken to being THE HERO of his own story.
With David Creamer, owner at IDEAS Training & Consulting.
Byron Fry will discuss why music arranging empowers your creative voice and presents your music to the listener in the best way possible. You will hear about the tools of arranging so your music will stick out from all that competition.
Diane knows how it feels to reach a point of no return where life seems to be spiraling out of control. Through her own painful journey out of chaos, Diane discovered how to transform those spiraling forces into POWER and changed her life forever. Diane teaches you exactly how you can do it, too.
Winner “Best Acoustic/Folk Song” 2021 San Diego Music Awards for Look Away. #1 Single on iTunes Australia and New Zealand with “We You Me (featuring Dixie Maxwell)” – August 2018″. Lee Coulter and his music are a product of globalization in the 21st century – a multi-national, multi-racial artist existing between nations, cultures and belief systems attempting to bridge gaps and synchronize hearts through the uniting powers of words and music.
Internationally recognized, Adrian has over 35 films and more than 200 hours of acting credits in over 25 years in the entertainment industry. Since starting as an actor in 1985, he has starred in three series, the most notable being the international hit series and film franchise Highlander, along with starring and acting in numerous action and drama films. He has also had success behind the camera as a director and producer. Having written several screenplays, in 2014 he became a freelance creative advisor for Lucky Coffee productions.
Fiona Ma is California’s 34th State Treasurer. She is the first woman of color and the first woman
Certified Public Accountant (CPA) elected to the position. Her presentation at DigiFest®
Temecula stems from her role as California’s primary banker combined with her support of the
arts as shown in her approval of the sale of $35 million in tax-exempt conduit revenue bonds for
the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena. Additionally, she has prior acting credits from a
small role in the short film My Name Is Moe.
Walk the blue carpet at the DigiFest awards banquet on Sunday, April 23. Enjoy cocktail hour and entertainment before finding out who has won a DigiAward!
We have multiple ticket options available for all budgets.General Admission prices are listed for those who are not currently enrolled in classes.Student Admission prices are available for those with a current student enrollment.
*If you have submitted an entry, be sure to claim your promo code for a discounted ticket. Those who have submitted an entry that was accepted will have a promo code sent to them after the submission period has closed.
If you need assistance please call 951-296-6715 or email [email protected]
Friday, Saturday & Sunday AttendanceSaturday Evening Theatre ScreeningsSunday Awards Celebration
Blue Carpet, Cocktails, Networking, Entertainment.
Blue Carpet, Cocktails, Networking, Entertainment
Attend our 3 Panels and Network with ProfessionalsView and Vote for People's choice submissions
Screening of submissions start at 6:30 PM
Workshops available for all include: Adobe Premiere/Music Composition / How to Produce
Music, entertainment, Keynote speaker, food and awards ceremony.
Friday Night / Saturday Day / Awards Celebration