2022 InShort Student Showcase
Join the Department of Media, Film & Journalism Studies for our annual InShort Student Film Showcase!
This year we are highlighting our students' narrative work along with a series of music videos produced by students in our new Music Video Creation course.
Join us before the screening for a reception celebrating our student filmmakers, soon-to-be graduates and student award winners.
What: InShort Student Film Showcase
When: Thursday, June 9, 2022
Reception: 5 p.m.
Screening: 6–8 p.m.
Where: Sturm Hall, University of Denver
Reception: Room 286
Screening: Davis Auditorium (Room 248)
Please RSVP here by the end of the day on Monday, June 6.
Lemonade: On the brink of losing his relationship, a depressed, young man finds help from one of the most unlikely of sources: the girls who run the neighborhood lemonade stand.
By Samantha Hickerson, Cole Johnson, Sam Pacala, Zyann Rodgers, Leif Soderberg and Bella White
Orchid: Trying to move on from the regrettable death of her younger sister, Jess Thompson is forced to confront the haunting guilt she feels when an old flame unexpectedly shows up, igniting painful memories.
By Lauryn Butler, Patric Drzaic, Haley Rimblas, Sophie Van Winkle and Bella Zafer
Party Quest: In order to get the girl of his dreams, a college student with Autism embarks on an epic adventure: a party. It's just as bad as he thinks it'll be -- until maybe it isn't.
By Rachel Birnkrant, David Freyre, Keira O'Neill and Debora Rocha
The Bird of Paradise: A colorful look into a lost girl's search for self-acceptance as she learns to find her wings.
By Aaron Butwinick, Davis Mawer, Maggie Mitchell, Sean O'Connor, David Painter and Devon Weigers
"Oyster" by Anika Erickson
Production Team: Cole Johnson, Delaney O'Brien, Chase Spurbeck and Lauren Zilka
"Elephant Walk" by Antibroth
Production Team: Nolan Deck, Connor Mokrzycki, Sam Pacala and Jack Saroni
"Night of the Worms" by Clog
Production Team: Halle Cohen, Hannah Hiatt, Grace Kapsimalis and Maggie Mitchell
"Let's Pretend" by Bleak Mystique
Production Team: Aaron Butwinick, Davis Mawer, Chloe Smith and Bella Zafer