Students create, share at annual film contest

Students create, share at annual film contest

An original motion picture event, the BBC 2012 Film and Video Competition, is set to roll April 26 at 8 p.m. in the Phelps Student Center.

This festival allows students and staff to create and submit short films for screening. All genres are accepted and range from action and comedy to drama and documentaries.

The $200 Grand Prize winner is voted on by event attendees. Various prizes in each category, student and non-student, may include Best Screenplay, Best Director, Best Costumes, and Best Producer.

"It's like an art gallery," said Scott Cleveland, a sophomore Communications major. "You get inspired, you create, and display it for people to see. It's art that moves."

Baptist Bible College & SeminaryThe Thursday evening event is open to the community. Admission is $3 at the door. The film submission deadline is April 23 and is free.

For submissions and more information, contact Jack Coleman at 570.585.9273 or

Theatre at BBC
The BBC Film and Video Competition is hosted by EMULSION: A BBC Film Club, piloted by Jack Coleman, BBC&S' Director of Video Communications.

"The most meaningful aspect of my role here is helping students tap into their creative visual gifts and see them use these gifts when they leave BBC," Coleman said.

The Communications program at BBC offers a Theatre emphasis that equips students for leadership in drama ministries and prepares students for graduate theatre programs.

On campus, students and community members participate in major, bi-annual drama productions, led by veteran director and Professor Dr. Brian Maxwell.

Learn more about the Communications/Theatre program here or contact Admissions at 800.451.7664 or

Baptist Bible College & Seminary offers an outstanding Christian education through on-campus, online, and other distance learning options. Students go beyond the ordinary, learning to learn and serve with excellence as they gain critical leadership and life skills.

To learn more, go to or call 570.586.2400.

Posted on: 4/13/2012 2:01:27 PM

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