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Student filmmakers try new techniques at VideoPalooza

Student filmmakers try new techniques at VideoPalooza

December is usually the time film fans begin taking stock of the movies released in the past year and planning their Oscar picks for January. Members of the film program at McDaniel College this year are less interested in looking back at the past and have instead set their sights on the future of filmmakers soon to leave their campus. On Thursday, Dec. 4, the college will host its annual VideoPalooza student film festival, the first time the program has been moved from May to the end of the calendar year. Films being screened include a neonoir, documentaries, dramas and an animated film. Each of the eight films runs about 20 minutes long, and all were created by McDaniel College seniors...