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Red Brick Film Festival 2014

2014 Winners

CONWAY, Ark. (April 25, 2014) – The fifth annual Red Brick Film Fest was a box office smash. The event, hosted by Dean Jim Wiltgen and Assistant Director of Student Activities Brent Owens, was held Wednesday evening.

The program, catered by the Hendrix Culinary Club, featured 11 student-made films, as well as an introductory film that included a surprise cameo by Hendrix President Bill Tsutsui.

The 2014 Red Brick Film Festival winners include:

  • Best in Show ($500): Ice Cream Lobotomy (Alison Bair, Kate Engler)
  • Hendrix Spirit ($300): Yawn (Wil Chandler, Tyler Webb)
  • Best Documentary ($300): Our Hendrix Folk: The Making of Hear Hendrix (Rane Peerson)
  • Stylistic Brilliance ($100): Ice Cream Lobotomy (Alison Bair, Kate Engler)
  • Most Affective ($100): Peter's Joke, the Untold Story (Daniel Grear, Nathanael Drahn)
  • Best Writing ($50): Yawn (Wil Chandler, Tyler Webb)
  • Best Acting ($50): ensemble cast of Yawn (Daniel Grear, Nathanael Drahn, Lyndsey Czapansky)
  • Best Original Film Score ($50): Our Hendrix Folk (Sunny Haynes, Charley Ford, Hope Montgomery, Katie Casper, Zach Saul & Nathanael Drahn)
  • Audience Choice ($400): Yawn (Wil Chandler, Tyler Webb)

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