film organization, Cinelon, sponsored it's 2005 Film Festival in
May. The films were required to be between 1 and 30 minutes in length,
and they could be submitted in a DVD, mini-DV, VHS, SVHS, DVCAM
or BETA format.
- "The Failed Odysseus Project," Aric Berg
Best Script - Ken Kennedy and Aric Berg for "The Failed
Best Direction - Ken Kennedy and Aric Berg for "Banana
Best Use of Innovative Settings - Jason Spinos for "Human"
Best Sound Design - Ken Kennedy and Aric Berg for "Banana
Best Editing - Laith Majali for "Heavyweight"
Best Original Music - Sean Renner for "Sutra"
Best Actress - Elizabeth Oller for "Framing Silhouettes"
Best Cinematography - Raymond Wright for "Rentub"
Best Actor - Butner Brimberry for "Rentub"
rules allow participation by Elon University faculty, staff and
students, and alumni may also submit entries within two years of
graduation. The work is evaluated by a panel of judges consisting
of professors and students; they decide the programing of the festival
and select the winners in various categories.
In a separate
competition held earlier in the academic year, Sean Hennen wrote
the winning script in the Cinelon screenwriting contest.
officers include: Christopher Disher, president; Bryan Kernodle,
vice president; Trent Watts, treasurer; Grace Dow, secretary.
faculty adviser is School of Communications faculty member Michael