Heelan Students Honored for Film

Best Young Filmmaker and Best Actress
Posted on 03/19/2018
Sean and SophiaSean McGarry won a Best Student Film and Best Young Filmmaker for the month by the IMDB Film Festival for his movie “Infection,” and one his cast members, junior Sophia Kitto won for best young actress.

Sean, a student of video production teacher JoAnn Clemens, was asked to enter his film in the Internet Movie Data Base. His film also made finals in the horror/suspense category at the Wildcat Spirit Film Festival at Wayne State College. The film will receive its own theater screening event April 5 with a cast and crew discussion on the campus.

The students used new video equipment provided by the Gilchrist Foundation.