Wharton Studio Museum is pleased to announce it’s 2nd Silents Roar! Film Festival!

Wharton Studio Museum is pleased to announce it’s 2nd Silents Roar! Film Festival! This silent short-film fest is for youth in Tompkins County and Seneca County ages 13-18.

The festival is produced in collaboration with Okumu Productions and Seneca Film Festival  and in association with Ithaca College’s Roy H. Park School of Communications. The festival premiered in 2017.

Entrants will produce a black & white silent film, 3-minutes in length. No previous filmmaking experience is necessary! A Screening and Awards Ceremony celebrating all entrants will be held Saturday, April 20th, 2019 at the Roy H. Park Auditorium at Ithaca College. All submitted films will be reviewed by a jury panel consisting of film and media professors from Ithaca College and prizes will be awarded! The first prize winner will have their film screened at the Seneca Film Festival in the fall of 2019.

For Registration details or more information visit https://silentsroarfilmfestival.wordpress.com/

or Silents Roar! on Facebook.

Ithaca College

Ithaca College is a private, nonsectarian, liberal arts college in Ithaca, New York. The college was founded by William Egbert in 1892 as a conservatory of music and is set against the backdrop of the city of Ithaca, Cayuga Lake, waterfalls, and gorges.

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