FCA Students' Documentary Shortlisted in Best Documentary Category at the Global Festival
We are proud to highlight that students from the Faculty of Cinematic Arts were invited to the 14th Global Chinese Universities Student Film and Television Festival,organised by Hong Kong Baptist University from 26th October until 28th October 2017. Their documentary entitled 'Echo: A Pounding Rhythm' was short-listed for competition along with nominees from China,Taiwan,Korea,India,the United States and more.
Throughout the festival, the students met aspiring filmmakers from around the world and participated in activities such as the Virtual Reality demonstrations and a Master Class with Anthony Chen, Singaporean film director and Cannes Film Festival award-winner.The students were also invited to participate in a story-pitching session judged by Anthony Chen, and FCA students'pitch was announced as one of the co-winners. Pictured below are our FCA students celebrating withco-winners and new friends from the University of Southern California.The prize will be used toward funding their upcoming final year project (FYP).
Together, let's cherish their tremendous efforts and congratulate them for bringing MMU further global recognition in the film arena.