Film Festival For First-Year Students (F4)
What is it?
F4 is a film festival exclusively for first-year students at University of North Carolina Wilmington enrolled in UNI 101. Students use video cameras and laptops to create a story about their first-year experience. Videos are 4-6 minutes in length and are created,starring and directed by students. Videos are judged in several categories by panelists including faculty, staff and students. All films submitted will be shown at "The Premiere" at Lumina Theater during the middle of November 2013. The topic for videos this year is:
MAKING WAVES: THE FIRST YEAR EXPERIENCE AT UNCW
Entrants are encouraged to make their videos concerning this topic and students can work individually or in groups. Any student enrolled in First Year Seminar in Fall 2013 is eligible to submit their entry starting September 1, 2013 and entry is open until November 6, 2013.
Entries can be submitted either via email or by dropping off a DVD. Links to videos created and hosted on websites such as YouTube or Vimeo can be emailed to email@example.com. DVD submissions can be dropped off at University College on the first floor of DePaolo Hall. Please label both digital videos and DVD submissions with all student names and emails who shot the film. All submissions will be judged using the following rubric.
When is it?
- August-September---F4 will be announced in your UNI 101 course
- Sept. 1, 2013---Submissions start being accepted (Production Period)
- November 6, 2013---Submissions Due by 5pm
- November 13, 2013---The Premiere at Lumina Theater at 7pm