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Film courses offered

By Glenn Battishill

November 15, 2012

As students register for their spring courses they may notice some new English classes that are available; ENG 303A Screenwriting and ENG 371A Literature and Film. These classes could be the foundation for the developing Film Studies major and minor being discussed. The investigation of the creation of t...

Speaker to give talk about Nazi-era films

By Glenn Battishill

November 1, 2012

A speaker coming to Ashland tomorrow, Friday, Nov. 2, will be discussing two things most people wouldn’t usually associate: Nazi’s and comedies. And she won’t be discussing “Hogan’s Heroes.” Dr. Valerie Weinstein will be giving a talk titled “Laughing Matters: Film comedy and the politics of race i...

JDM to host 48-hour film contest

By Dan Shade

March 29, 2012

This weekend the AU Journalism and Digital Media Department and Ashland Film group will be hosting their first ever 48-hour film festival. The event begins Friday, March 30th at 7 p.m. and teams must deliver finished three to five minute films by Sunday, April 1st at 7 p.m. “The students have beginni...

Students wrap up web series ‘Adjusting Focus’

By Justine Ackerman

April 28, 2011

As the 2010-2011 school year comes to a close, so must all the projects students have been dutifully working on. This includes "Adjusting Focus," a web series produced by senior Brad Eustathios and directed by sophomore Dan Griffin. "Adjusting Focus" is a web series about Nick (played by sophomore Tim Hawk),...