Rutgers Newark Students Featured in Newark Film Festival

Festival runs from September 6-11

The Rutgers Newark Video Program is delighted to announce that six RN video students will be featured in the Newark International Film Festival  The student short films were produced from original screenplays in the Narrative Video Production class at RN, department of Arts, Culture, Media.

CRIMSON

Directed by Gabrielle Mendoza

Logline: A former hero of the city turned homeless man walks the streets he once saved as he encounters his last known fan.

Length: 12:28 minutes

Contact: gabriellepatricia.mendoza@gmail.com

 

NO ESCAPE:

Directed by Yu-Hsuan Wu

Logline: A young woman has responsibilities way beyond her years as she fends for her sister and self when faced with domestic abuse.

Length: 11:49 minutes

Contact: yw360@scarletmail.rutgers.edu

 

ARLINGTON

Directed by Bruno Ferreira

Logline: An uncertain young man decides to confront the skeptic that is in all of us.

Length: 6:43 minutes

Contact: bbf1994@gmail.com

 

THE LONG ROAD

Directed by Jamella Braithwaite

Logline: A young woman struggles to cope with a dysfunctional home and her parents’ sudden separation. 

Length: 10:11 minutes

Contact:: jsb245@scarletmail.rutgers.edu

 

UNFORGOTTEN

Directed by Carlos Palaguachi

Logline: Two young men try to heal their friendship after a tragedy puts a rift between them.  

Length: 13:30 minutes

Contact: palaguachi44@gmail.com

 

CELLOPHANE

Directed by Adam Velez

Logline: While on the verge of suicide, Christian reflects on his life choices which is interspersed with his close friends and family talking to a psychologist.

Length: 11:22 minutes

Contact: adamvelez1@gmail.com