Written by Corey Howell
Take a look at where some of our M.A. and M.F.A. Students are showing their work:
Thesis M.F.A. student John Kerfoot's film, Unprincipled, was an official selection at the North by Midwest Film Festival, the Athens International Film & Video Festival and the College Town Film Festival; was a nominee for Best Comedy Film at the Hollywood Verge Film Awards and for Best Narrative Film at the MovingMedia Film Festival; and won Best Student Film at the Hollywood Verge Film Awards and Best Narrative Film at the Reality Bytes Film Festival.
Thesis M.F.A. student Shahriar Shafiani's film, The Waiting Place, was an official selection at the Athens International Film & Video Festival and at the Los Angeles CineFest. Shafiani's film, Life Around Here, was an official selection at the Noor Iranian Film Festival.
HTC/B.F.A. student Luke Szabados' film, Rubric Timestamped, was an official selection of the Bogotá Experimental Film Festival in Columbia. His film, Splat!, screened at the Ohio University Student Expo as well as at the Athena Cinema in downtown Athens.
Second Year M.F.A. student Kingsley Nyarko took 1st place at the Global Health Case Competition for his group's proposal of a government internship program, mobile clinics and a media campaign that addresses both early detection and prevention of NCDs. As a result, he wins a two week trip to a South American country to further research his team's solutions with in-country partners.