Showcase 3 - 11:15 AM -12:30 PM
Theater 5 - Cinemark Theater on the Plaza 526 Nichols Road KCMO
Saturday, April 13, 2019
Registration/Red Carpet opens at 10:15

MC ~ John Mertz

John Mertz is a radio and television personality perhaps best known for hosting on-camera fundraising broadcasts on Kansas City’s public television station, KCPT, for the last twenty-seven years. He voiced radio commercials for a local restaurant group for twenty-six years, including ads with KU basketball coach Bill Self and Kansas City Royals announcer Rex Hudler. He produces Internet videos for business web sites. And he has a series of Hawaii video features on YouTube that have been viewed more than 53,000 times by people in 120 countries.

John has been an amazing supporter of Reel Spirit for numerous years.  He continues to celebrate the young filmmakers with style, grace and humor.

Showcase 3 Productions in ABC order

Big City, Bright Lights

Diet Cupcakes

Friendship Among Chaos

HHE7 News- Gummy Bear Madness

My Strange Spots Habits

Ocean Pollution (PSA)

Panda Endangerment 

Pollution Hurts Sea Animals


The Affects of Screen Time

The Heist

The Light Flight

The Scribble Pop Pen

Only 2 Guest Tickets may be purchased for each filmmaker at this time.

Adults – $6  Children 4 and older – $3

April 10th – remaining tickets will be available for sale