DeSales University Film Festival a success

By Ellen Cicchitti Online Editor Every spring semester, DeSales University hosts its annual film festival (DUFF) which showcases student and alumni films for anyone in attendance to see. Last Saturday, March 24, at 8:00 p.m., junior Joseph Sheehan and senior Amanda Seemayer oversaw the event, as the head producers, and introduced the 15 short films. There were a few … [Read more...]

Authors all around: Professors talk their authorship

By Antonia Spano Layout Editor On Wed., Nov. 8 at 3p.m., Trexler Library hosted an event about faculty authors. Professors from different areas of study spoke about their experiences in the publishing world and what inspired them to write their books. One of the faculty members, Professor Juilene Osborne-McKnight, unfortunately was unable to attend due to an … [Read more...]

Students Exhibit Talent and Passion at DeSales University Film Festival

By Alex Lingle Staff Writer This article can also be viewed in Issue 13, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (April 14, 2016). Click here to view the entire issue. On April 1 and 2, the 16th Annual DeSales Film Festival showcased 12 student produced films in the Gambet Business Center. Ranging from comedy to experimental, every short film showed the skill, talent, hard work … [Read more...]

TV/Film Seniors Present Films at Annual Motion Picture Showcase at Carmike Cinemas

By Hutton Jackson A&E and Online Editor On Dec. 7, the DeSales TV/film Department hosted its Fifth Annual Motion Picture Showcase in front of a live audience at Carmike Cinemas in the Promenade Shops at Saucon Valley. The show featured 20 films totaling over two hours, all produced by the TV/film majors in the Class of 2016. The show featured a variety of films from … [Read more...]

TV/Film Students Show Talent on Rising Artist Demetrius’ Music Video

By Kellie Dietrich Features Editor This article was originally published in Issue 5, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (November 5, 2015). Click here to view the entire issue. The valuable relationship between DeSales’ TV/film department and pop-rap artist Demetrius all started with a phone call. Demetrius’ personal manager Dale Schneck called Chuck Gloman, chair of … [Read more...]