Tag: Sumner Redstone

BU alum takes first at L.A. Redstone Film Festival

Krista Vernoff’s (CFA’93) film, “Stars,” took first place in the alumni short film category at the L.A. Redstones April 7. The film features woman who, haunted by the traumas of her own childhood, makes a powerful decision regarding her daughter. Vernoff’s other projects include Grey’s Anatomy (Executive producer, Co-Executive producer, Supervising Producer), Charmed (Co-Producer, Producer), Shameless (Co-Executive… Read More

COM students shine at 36th Redstone Film Festival

  The Redstone Film Festival, sponsored by Sumner Redstone (Hon.’94), chairman emeritus of CBS and Viacom, showcases films and screenplays created by undergraduate and graduate students in a COM film, television, or video production class or as a graduate thesis project. This year’s six finalists were first chosen by a committee of production, screenwriting, and… Read More

2016 Redstones: Submit Student & Alum Entries

COM is excited to announce the call for submissions to the 2016 Redstones! The Redstones, sponsored by Sumner Redstone, Chairman of VIACOM, are held each spring
and honors the best films of current BU undergraduate and graduate student work. The film awards are sponsored by Canon, Avid, and Gary Fleder and Scott Rosenberg, and include Canon… Read More

Sumner Redstone visits BU in LA

Executive Chairman of Viacom, Inc. and CBS Corporation and former LAW professor Sumner Redstone addressed the BU community in Los Angeles on Tuesday, November 27, 2007, at Paramount Studios. The event was held on the heels of a visit to campus in September, where Mr. Redstone also served as a guest lecturer. President Robert A…. Read More

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