Annual Choose Respect Video Contest


Choose Respect Montgomery runs an annual video contest encouraging teens to create a 60 second video on dating violence and prevention.
The next contest will open in the Fall of 2021.

The 2021 Winners are:

1st Place and Fan Favorite:
"Love Should Never Hurt"

Yifan from Poolesville High School 
Yixuan from Takoma Park Middle School
2nd Place
"Boys Will Be Boys"
Jillian and Juliana from Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School
3rd Place
"Guys Can Be Victims Too"
Asher from Eastern Middle School
Honorable Mention
"I Promise"
Natasha and Saron from Paint Branch High School 
Honorable Mention
"False Reflections"
Annelise from Rockville High School

 

2020
1st Place and Fan Favorite - "I'm the Victim" - Northwood High School 
2nd Place - "He Loves Me" - Roberto Clemente Middle School 
3rd Place - "Our Memories" - Richard Montgomery High School 
Honorable Mention - "Distraction" - Eastern Middle School 
Honorable Mention - "Excuses" - Poolesville High School

2019 2nd Place -  "It Was All Her Fault" - Roberto Clemente Middle School
3rd Place -  "Dear Diary" - Roberto Clemente Middle School
Honorable Mention and Fan Favorite - "You are Not Alone!" - Winston Churchill High School
Honorable Mention - "There Is Another Side" - Northwood High School​

2018
1st Place - "Text Me Back, K?" - Wootton High School
2nd Place - "Triad" - Tryka Film Coalition
3rd Place - "Isolation" - Sherwood High School
Honorable Mention and Fan Favorite - "I'm Fine." - Richard Montgomery High School 
Honorable Mention - "Because He Told Me So" - The Girl Scouts

2017
​1st Place and Fan Favorite - "Because He Loves Me" - ​Northwest High School
Honorable Mention - This is My Story - Hallie Wells Middle School​

2016
1st Place - "I Came, I Saw, I Conquered" - Roberto Clemente Middle School
2nd Place - "Abuse Does Not Discriminate" - Sherwood High School
3rd Place - "Don't Be Silenced" - Forrest Oak Middle School
Honorable Mention - "Why Me?" - Gaithersburg High School
Honorable Mention - "Does He Really Like You?" - Wheaton High School

2015
1st Place - "Bruises" - James Hubert Blake High School
2nd Place - "Out of the Dark" - James Hubert Blake High School
3rd Place - "Locked" - James Hubert Blake High School
Honorable Mention - "It Has To End" - James Hubert Blake High School
Honorable Mention - "There's No Excuse" - Sherwood High School