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Student Work

Hands-On Experience in Your Major Beginning Year One

Starting year one, Point Park cinema arts students have the unique opportunity to bring their vision of storytelling to life. Working with their classmates, students produce films, create animation projects and write their own scripts. Check out a collection of their work by clicking on the images below.

 

Fiction

Requited

Two brothers face betrayal in the post-Civil War American frontier.  

Point Park web features:

Milkman

A cheery neighborhood milkman tries to save his untarnished career after he delivers a bad batch of milk.

Point Park web features:

Devilry

Infatuated with his college literature professor, a hopelessly romantic aspiring poet sells his soul to the Devil for help in crafting her the greatest love poem ever written.

The Big Fold

When an imaginative young boy is accused of breaking his father's prized poker trophy, he takes on his crime detective alter ego to prove his innocence.

Point Park web feature:


Documentary

Throne

After a near fatal accident in 2009, Jonathan Stark finds positivity and adventure through WCMX and his adventure to land a wheelchair backflip.

Animation

Atmosphere

A dark aviator on a lone flight chases an unknown bandit through a sea of clouds.

Fade

 After his father's death, a young boy uses his imagination to deal with the inevitable.

National and International Festivals that have Featured Student Work:

  • National Film Festival for Talented Youth
  • Los Angeles Independent Film Festival
  • Cannes Film Festival
  • Cleveland International Film Festival
  • Student Films Across America
  • Dances With Films
  • La Goña Film Showcase, Mexico
  • Rogue Film Festival
  • Three Rivers Film Festival
  • Boston Underground Film Festival
  • Runaway Studios Film Festival
  • Houston Comedy Film Festival
  • Los Angeles CineFest
  • Tally Shorts Film Festival
  • And many, many others

Local Venues that have Screened Student Work:

  • Pittsburgh Filmmakers Melwood Screening Room
  • Harris Theater
  • New Castle Playhouse
  • Pittsburgh Film Kitchen
  • SouthSide Works Cinema