VCUarts Cinema had the pleasure of hosting the Production Assistant Training Seminar led by Kenny Chaplin. P.A.T.S. is a nationally recognized training program designed to prepare participants for work on professional films sets.
That’s a wrap on “In the Sand!”
Jabari Jackson returns to his childhood inner-city neighborhood an Iraq War veteran, covered in scars. As he slowly slips back into daily life working construction, hanging out with his buddy Edwin, Jackson begins to recognize that the scars he’s brought home are more than skin deep.
Directed by Daniel Ardura, written by Miles Coulton-Thompson, produced by Marlee Kamis. Starring Nathan Walker, with Shawn Taylor, Chase Falco, Fred Motley, Timeka Scott, and Khawaja Aziz.
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE WINNERS OF THIS YEARS FIRST CUT SCREENING! Thanks to Penny Adams and Jim Contner for judging this years awards! We had a packed house last night! Thanks so much to everyone for coming out!
BEST PICTURE–”The Rose of Jericho”, Directed by PJ Norton, written by Eileen Halpin and produced by Kate Marlette
BEST DIRECTOR–PJ Norton, “The Rose of Jericho”
BEST ACTOR–Fred Iacovo, “Last Spring”
BEST ACTRESS–Audra Honaker, “The Trailer”
BEST SCREENPLAY–PJ Norton, “Last Spring”
BEST WARDROBE–Shane Torres, “Four Bitches and a Gun”
BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN–Phillip Abbott, “The Rose of Jericho”
BEST CAMERA DEPARTMENT–Shawn Ullrich, Andy Kennedy-Derkay, “The Rose of Jericho”
BEST EDITING–Scott Behler, “The Trailer”
BEST SOUND DESIGN–Nathan Neeley, “The Trailer”