Student Documentary Film Festival Now in its 2nd Year

Date: April 9, 2013 - 11:27am

Minneapolis, MN – Doxa, the Greek word for "glory," is the annual student documentary film festival at North Central University.

The 2013 Festival takes place April 19 and is sponsored by the Department of Communication Arts within the College of Arts and Sciences and the NCU Film Collective, the student film club.

The mission of the festival is to showcase student films that endeavor to document aspects of God's glory within the stories and subjects depicted. The Doxa festival provides a forum for NCU student filmmakers to showcase and be rewarded for documentary filmmaking that features unique narratives demonstrating God’s glory in life and mission.

Official Selections screened at the festival compete for three awards: The Istoria best-in-show award, the Zontanos audience award, and the jury award.

The Doxa13 Festival takes place April 19, starting at 2 p.m. The NCU Small Chapel/ Theater screenings begin at 2 p.m., followed by a short break for Audience award voting and then the main awards program.

Admission is free - Movie concession will be available for sale.