Category: CMF-studentpoetry

Student Feature: Face of Poverty

Film Description: An artistic documentary exploration of a small section of New York City, and how different the world can look in terms of wealth and poverty, for people who may live only a few blocks apart. Film By: Arnold Mwanjila, Barnard & Columbia Winner: Honorable Mention (Artistic Excellence) 2008 Reposting? Consider These Tags: #studentpoetry
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Student Feature: Power to the People

Film Description: A poetic, hopeful call to action in the form of a powerful music video. Film By: Brad Wong, Leo Volcy, The Meteorites, University of Arizona Winner: First Prize, 2013 Reposting? Consider These Tags: #poetry #studentpoetry #perspectives #socialcommentary #message #cmf2013 #campusmoviefest #elfenworks #studentvoices #socialjustice #makearipple
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Student Feature: It’s Okay

Film Description: A poetic, musical exploration of what it means to be homeless. For those who have nowhere to live, as well as those who have nowhere where they feel welcome, hope is the key to living. Film By: Kyle White, Team Rogue Squad, Indiana University. Winner: Honorable Mention (Most Creative), 2014 Reposting? Consider These
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Student Feature: Systematic Living

Film Description: A young woman muses, “In our dreams, we can escape reality, even if it’s just for a moment.” She dreams about escaping poverty, described as systematic living: the chain reaction spurred by a lack of opportunities and education in her community. She struggles to keep her dreams alive, using spoken word as way
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