Archive for the film Tag

Making Movies with Zach

Zach Puckett is a friend of mine, and we both happen to be graduating this Saturday. Zach is a film major with a concentration in TV production and interned at County Music Television (CMT) in summer of 2014. He shared with me some of his opinions on English and his experiences as a film major, intern, and student. Oh, and
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WKU Student Wins at the Nashville Film Festival

The English Department congratulates Charles Dillon Ward on his recent Nashville Film Festival Award in the “Thriller/Horror Short Film” category for his script The Ants Go Marching, which Ward says “is about sacrificing your soul to save your children.” The NaFF is a 10-day public celebration of film where Ward joined industry insiders and other filmmakers. Ward’s script was one
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The Sundance Experience

Film festivals around the globe have allowed directors, producers and actors to showcase their most recent works in centralized areas since the early 1930’s. Film festivals are in other words, any cinema lover’s dream. In all honesty, what film buff wouldn’t want to spend an entire week/weekend doing nothing but watching the newest films and short films? Two professors in
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Interview With Dr. Jerod Hollyfield on the Making of His Film “Goodfriends”

Dr. Jerod Hollyfield has been very busy promoting his film “Goodfriends” on the film festival circuit, and was recently interviewed at the Knoxville Film Festival by The Daily Times and Knoxville.com. You can also visit Dr. Hollyfield’s blog, The Noisy Philistine and be sure to like the “Goodfriends” facebook page to stay up-to-date on the film’s happenings. “Goodfriends” will screen
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Proclivity for the Macabre? Enroll in Gothic Fiction this Spring!

If you love strange, frightening, and mysterious literature and films about things that go bump in the night, this is the course for you!  See the attached flyer for details about ENG 399: GOTHIC FICTION with Dr. Sandra Hughes, as well as the CRNs to enroll for the spring class on TopNet below. Limited availability means you may not get
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