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Around Town: NKU Media Arts Festival

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Attention Aspiring Filmmakers!

Are you or do you know a high school junior or senior with a passion for film? If so, read on about the NKU Media Arts Festival!

This one day event, which is run by Northern Kentucky University, is an excellent opportunity to learn from and network with area film professionals. It includes a film competition, awards ceremony, film screenings, various workshops, and other campus activities. The next Spielberg could be sitting in a Cincinnati class room this fall, so help spread the word!

Date: October 23, 2009

Location: Northern Kentucky University Student Union

Film Competition: Video submissions must be on DVD. The DVD must be clearly labeled with the name of submitter, phone number, title, and runtime (minutes and seconds). Works submitted should be no longer than 10 minutes in length.

Registration Fees:
$15.00 due by October 1st (this includes two film submissions)
$5.00 for each additional film submission by October 1st


$20.00 event registration by October 16th (no film submissions)
$25.00 registration the day of the event (no film submissions)

Send film submissions to:
Media Arts Festival
NKU Communication
LA 324
Highland Heights, KY 41099

For more information, including event registration and contest rules, please visit or contact NKU Connect Center at 859-572-5600.  Hope to see you there!



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