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Event Photo of SCMA Alumnus Assists with Food Network Documentary on Restaurants

SCMA Alumnus Assists with Food Network Documentary on Restaurants

Sacred Heart University alumnus Mike Galeotti ’18, ’20 spent time in 2020 working on a Food Network documentary that first aired in late December. Guy Fieri, renowned restaurateur and television personality, was the project’s codirector and executive producer. The documentary captures the coronavirus pandemic’s impact on the restaurant industry. While some restaurants have relied on […]

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Event Photo of Open SHUtter Production “Jumbled Up Jane” Completes Festival Run

Open SHUtter Production “Jumbled Up Jane” Completes Festival Run

The inaugural Open SHUtter Productions film collaboration production, “Jumbled Up Jane,” received three awards upon completion of it’s festival run. The film, directed by Tyler Stirling and written by Brian Hogan and Abigaile Sands, received the following acknowledgements: Battle of the Film Schools, Astoria, Queens, 2020 – 2nd Place Flickers Rhode Island Film Fest – Semi-Finalist […]

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Event Photo of FTMA Alumna Francesca Andre Publishes Her First Children’s Book

FTMA Alumna Francesca Andre Publishes Her First Children’s Book

Francesca Andre, FTMA graduate, tells her son and others, “I Am A Phenomenal Black Boy” Since earning a master’s degree in film and television (FTMA) from Sacred Heart University in 2016, Francesca Andre has been busy as a photographer, entrepreneur, author and mother. Most recently, Andre self-published her first children’s book, I Am A Phenomenal Black Boy, which is […]

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Event Photo of SCMA Solidarity Statement

SCMA Solidarity Statement

The faculty and staff in the School of Communication, Media and the Arts are angered and saddened by the brutal and unjust killings of Breonna Taylor, George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery and Rayshad Brooks. These deaths are tragically just the latest horrific consequence of a 400-year history of white supremacy, structural and institutional racism, and violence that includes […]

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Event Photo of Sacred Heart Film and Television Students Experience Sundance

Sacred Heart Film and Television Students Experience Sundance

Students from Sacred Heart University’s film and television master’s program (FTMA) spent five days in Utah recently, absorbing inspiration at the annual Sundance Film Festival—the largest U.S. event dedicated to independent films. Founded in 1978, the festival takes place each January in Utah under the management of the nonprofit Sundance Institute. It comprises competitive categories […]

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Event Photo of FTMA Announces 49 Hour April Fools Film Festival

FTMA Announces 49 Hour April Fools Film Festival

49 Hour April Fools Film Festival Grab your camera, assemble a crew, and create a short film from start to finish – all in one weekend of filmmaking fun! We will announce the genre for the film, along with a required prop, line of dialogue and a character name. Your job is to figure out […]

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