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Sunday, April 12 • 1:30pm - 2:45pm
Faculty and Student Scriptwriting Awards and Exhibition

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This session honors the winners of the Faculty and Student Festival of Media Arts Scriptwriting Competitions. Selected works of this year’s award recipients will be exhibited.
Faculty Competition Chair: Marie Elliott, Valdosta State University
Student Competition co-Chair: Antonio Zarro, Palm Beach Atlantic University
Student Competition Co-Chair: John McHale, Illinois State University

Faculty Scriptwriting Competition
Short Subject/TV Half Hour
Best of Competition:       Robert Ramsey & Scott Sturgeon, California State University, Northridge; Bushed

Award of Excellence:       Terence Dollard, University of North Carolina at Pembroke; News 7

Award of Excellence:       Kyle W. Bergersen, University of Oklahoma; Red State Blues

Episodic Short
Award of Excellence:      Marie Drennan, San Francisco State University, Karlie's Angels "Poetic Justice" (web series)

Student Scriptwriting Competition
Short Subject
1st Place:                            Daniel J. Mitchell, Purdue University Calumet; Superfluous

2nd Place:                          Sarah Nimmo, Xavier University; Spare Change

3rd Place:                           Alexis Sturgess & Scott Nesbit, University of Georgia; The Chaise

Honorable Mention:        Rachel Compton, San Jose State University; Prosopagnosia

Honorable Mention:        Kevin Briot, San Jose State University; When a Giant Falls

Honorable Mention:        Blair Boswell, James Madison University; Om

1st Place:                            Keith Demm, Pittsburg State University; The Dust

2nd Place:                          Lauren Serpa, San Jose State University; Where We Start

3rd Place:                           Adedapo Akisanya, Purdue University Calumet; Fianchetto

Honorable Mention:        Cody Cedric Sapp, Central Michigan University; The Jarring Incident at the Shady Creek Apartment Complex

Honorable Mention:        Risha Rose, San Jose State University; Dance For Me

Honorable Mention:        Elizabeth Barrett, University of Georgia; Talk to Me

Original TV Series Pilot
1st Place:                            Rachel Kollar, California State University, Northridge; Blood R Us

2nd Place:                          Daniel J. Mitchell, Purdue University Calumet; War Bank "Opportunity"

3rd Place:                           Elizabeth Stein, Marquette University; The Lower Ranks

Honorable Mention:        Ciara Van Gheem, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh; Persephone - "Pomegranate Seeds"

Honorable Mention:        Maggie Daab, Columbia College Chicago; Over It

Honorable Mention:        Victoria Vartan, Palm Beach Atlantic University; Offbeat

Television Spec
1st Place:                            Olivia Melendez, Palm Beach Atlantic University; Black Mirror, "Tunnel Vision"

2nd Place:                          Nicole Miley & Tyler Lennox Bush, Purdue University Calumet; Ray Donovan - "Forgive Me Father"

3rd Place:                           Lauren McGuigan, Loyola University Chicago; You Snooze, You Lose

Honorable Mention:        Joe Mahony, Columbia College Chicago; Archer - "The World Is Yours"

Honorable Mention:        Hanna Black, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh; It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia - "Frank vs. February 15th"

Honorable Mention:        Rebecca Ben-David, University of Georgia; Hands Against The Sky - A Supernatural Spin-Off

1st Place:                            Shane Dalton Murphy, San Francisco State University; Das Vi Danya

2nd Place:                          Angeline Capati, San Francisco State University; Jennylyn Episode 2: Desperately Seeking Employment

3rd Place:                           Ande Kirkham, Palm Beach Atlantic University; Psycho-Oddities

Honorable Mention:        Maria Gardner Cox, University of Georgia; Charlie and Jane

Sunday April 12, 2015 1:30pm - 2:45pm
Pavilion 10

Attendees (24)