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Making Movies On a Deadline

Have you always wanted to get involved in movie production, but haven’t felt like investing millions of dollars and years of your life? Well the Student Film Organization’s 4 Day Film Festival just might be your thing.

On January 20 at 6:30 p.m. the festival will kick off in Carnegie Cinema. Groups of 2 or more will be given the guidelines for the films and will then have the next four days to complete production.

All the films will be shown on Sunday in Carnegie, and the film that most successfully follows the guidelines will get 4 free tickets to the State Theater.

While four days doesn’t seem like a lot of time to make a film, you’d be surprised what the added pressure can do for your creative process.

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Staff Picks: Grabbing A Drink With A Prominent Penn Stater

If you had the chance to hear about Penn State from (or throw down at a State College bar for a night with) some of its most prominent figures, who would you want to grab a beer with?

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