Category: Film & Television

BUTV10 wins three top awards in regional competition

BUTV10 won three awards and an honorable mention in the 2019 The Boston / New England National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) Student Awards for Excellence. “Midterm Mandate”, the College of Communication’s most ambitious election coverage to date took first prize in the Newscast category. The Live Event award went to BUTV10’s coverage… Read More

Meet the 2019 Redstone Film Festival Winners

Tales of undocumented immigrants, the #MeToo movement, and a child affected by the opioid drug crisis took the top three awards at BU’s 39th annual Redstone Film Festival, held Friday, March 29. Reflecting a certain timeliness, each drew on current headlines for plot inspiration. Read about the winners on BU Today.

Filmmakers Take On #MeToo in Graduate Thesis Film

The ornate interior of Hotel Commonwealth’s Hawthorne bar is uncharacteristically crowded for 9 am on a Saturday, and uncharacteristically quiet. The popular nightlife spot has been transformed into a film set. As some cast and crew members prepare to reshoot a pivotal scene, others, exhausted by a string of consecutive 5 am calls, doze in… Read More

MFA in Screenwriting Candidate Named Finalist for HUMANITAS College Fellowship

  HUMANITAS recently named MFA in Screenwriting graduate, Joe Hemphill, a finalist for the Carol Mendelsohn College Drama Fellowship. After multiple rounds of judging, his script, The Bargeman, was selected for its strong and unique voice. According to Humanitas’ Executive Director, Cathleen Young, their purpose is to “recognize, encourage and empower writers who teach us how to… Read More

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