Malone University Open Frame Film Festival will have an 8 p.m. start on April 20
April 16, 2012 | Release # 6609
There's been a slight change in schedule for the Malone University Open Frame Film Festival this Saturday, April 20, at the Canton Palace Theatre, located at 605 Market Avenue North in Canton. Start time has been moved from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Cost is $1 admission. There will be a 6:30 p.m. "walk the red carpet" pre-event as student filmmakers arrive and the doors open to the public.
Titles and brief descriptions of each of this year's films include:
Windmill - We continually strive to obtain what we cannot have. (pictured)
That Which Was Lost - A lone warrior fights to retrieve a lost item of power.
Neighbors - Perceptions may fall short of the reality that lies within, and can lead to dangerous and deadly outcomes.
The Guest - A discussion of dreams turn into an argument and reality itself began to unwind.
Wooden Drawers - Moments before his wedding, William must make a difficult decision: should he or shouldn't he go through with it?
Nerd - A quirky love story that embraces romance in its many awkward splendors.
To Forgive - A different angle on the struggle of forgiveness.
Neptunian Cyborgs Go To Paris: A Time Odyssey - Two Newlywed Cyborgs travel to Paris to celebrate their honeymoon.
Namaste - "Namaste" is a short collage film that uses imagery of ambulances to illustrate the spiritual concept of holy light
It's a One Time Thing (It Just Happens A Lot) - Is a dialogue driven tragicomic narrative film that seeks to explore millennial anxiety and self-destructive behaviors.
An awards ceremony will take place at the end of the film premiers, based on judge's scores for the juried films. There will also be an opportunity for audience members to vote for their favorite.
Malone University, a Christian university for the arts, sciences, and professions in the liberal arts tradition, affiliated with the Evangelical Friends Church, awards both undergraduate and graduate degrees in more than 100 academic programs. Malone has been recognized by the prestigious Templeton Foundation as a leader in character development, as one of Northeast Ohio’s Top Workplaces by the Cleveland Plain Dealer, and is ranked among the top colleges and universities in the Midwest under the category Regional Universities according to U.S.News & World Report's America's Best Colleges 2013
Suzanne Thomas, APR
Director of University Relations
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