COM students win Boston PSA competition
On Dec. 9, student filmmakers Zainab Azeez, Goril Furu, Jeanne Herring, Peter Santana, Hao Wu and Janice Young won the Boston7DAYPSA competition, which challenged production teams to come up with public service announcements for local causes.
The team, under the banner of Castle 4 Productions, won with an entry for the nonprofit North Charles Mental Health & Addiction Services Center. Their entry will be shown on WCVB-TV Channel 5 for a year and will qualify for the National 7DAYPSA award as well as a prestigious Hatch Award for advertising. Santana also won the best actor award for his performance in the PSA.