We had over 120 entries this year from students around the world! - Shelley LaMantia, dean, Experiential Development through the Arts
Chicago, IL (PRWEB) April 28, 2015
Chicago Shorts Film Festival Winners Announced
Robert Morris University Illinois is pleased to announce that the following students received first, second or third place awards for their entries in the 2015 Chicago Shorts Film Festival held last week at the Gene Siskel Film Center on State Street in Chicago. Entries came from college students around the world. In addition to the awards decided by the festival judges, the audience was given a ballot when they arrived at the theater and during intermission (after viewing the selected films) they voted on their favorite for the People's Choice Award.
1st - Nicolás Conte of Universidad de Buenos Aires for Yo te quiero!
2nd - Martin Smatana of Academy of Performing Arts Bratislava for Rosso Papvero
3rd - Zoe Lubeck of DePaul University for Lucy
1st - Baz Eipert of Georg-Simon-Ohm Hochschule for Il Segreto della Pasta
2nd - Alvaro Martin of University of Cordoba for Disintegration
1st - Adam Suzin of Polish National Film and Television School in Lodz for Interruption
2nd - Tomer Werechson of Tel Aviv University for First Lesson In Love
3rd - Tyler Smith of DePaul University for Goodnight Jeffrey
HM - Teymour Ghaderi of Payame Noor University for It Hit Upon the Roof
HM - Adam Suzin of Polish National Film and Television School in Lodz for Night Shift
HM - Jordan Blazak of DePaul University for Intervention
1st - Linnea Langkammer of Temple University for Number 32
2nd - Maria Clara Dantas of Columbia College Chicago for Scars
3rd - Henry Leatham of Columbia College Chicago for Ava
1st - Terrian Williams of Robert Morris University for Made Only Of African
2nd - Izik Alequin of Columbia College Chicago for The Hard-Boiled Omnibus
3rd - Steven Allred of Columbia College Chicago for Void
PEOPLES CHOICE AWARD
HR - Jordan Blazak of DePaul University for Intervention
The top film award went to Terrian William of Robert Morris University for Made Only of Africa. His film can be seen here. Robert Morris University Illinois is pleased to sponsor the annual film fest and encourages college students to begin planning for next year.
Robert Morris University Illinois is a not-for-profit, baccalaureate and graduate degree granting institution, accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.* The University serves over 6500 students interested in getting an education in business, graphic arts, nursing and health care, culinary and computer studies at its main campus in Chicago, as well as at locations in Arlington Heights, DuPage, Elgin, Orland Park, Bensenville, Springfield, Peoria, Schaumburg and Lake County. In all communications, please refer to the university by its full name, Robert Morris University Illinois. For more information, call 800-RMC-5960 or visit the web site at http://www.robertmorris.edu
*Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, 30 N. LaSalle Street, Chicago, IL 60602, 312-263-0456.