PLNU TV AND FILM FESTIVAL LOOKING TO SPICE THINGS UP

Every year, Point TV puts on the Point Loma TV and Film Festival in order to showcase the work of the students who create a myriad television and film projects. The student’s work that is showcased are from three different classes, Introduction to TV and Film Production, Advanced TV Workshop, and one of the two…

INTERNSHIPS TAKEN ON BY POINT LOMA STUDENTS FA2016 – SPR2017

One of the biggest opportunities that university students have when looking to move forward from college life to the professional world after they graduate is through internships, and students at Point Loma are no exception to that rule. Media Communications and Broadcast Journalism majors all look for internships that will help them with what they…

LOST AND GREY’S ANATOMY DIRECTOR TALKS WITH STUDENTS

On Thursday, February 16th, Point TV held a forum with television and film director, Bobby Roth. The session included screening two episodes that Roth directed: Lost and Grey’s Anatomy. He has also directed films, such as Heartbreakers and Berkeley, as well as directing for several other shows, which include Prison Break, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., and…

CHANGES TO COASTLINE NEWS IN SPRING 2017

Coastline News has been a staple among the Point TV lineup for years, but several big changes are coming its way in the spring of 2017. “The only thing that’s the same about Coastline is the name,” says Producer Davis Bourgeois, “Talent is new, crew is new, and even the setup is new.” These were…

POINT LOMA STUDENT HAS TWO AWARD-WINNING FILMS

Every year, media communications students make several films that take many hours and hard work to create. During the school year of 2015-2016 though, senior Jonathan Pickett wrote and directed two different short films, Nanobots at the DMV and Graceface, both of which have won awards. Nanobots at the DMV tells the story of a…

STUDENTS GO TO SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL IN PARK CITY, UT

Every January, the Sundance Film Festival occurs in Park City, Utah and the surrounding area. This festival is considered to be the preeminent independent film festival in the world. And it’s a great place for young filmmakers to go and see films that are not big budget studio-productions– and yet make it into the theatres…

PROFESSIONAL PLNU MEDIA ALUMS BACK IN CLASS VIA SKYPE

       This past semester, Point Loma Nazarene University students in the Com150 (Introduction to Media Communication) class had the privilege of hearing from about a dozen different successful media professionals, most of which were PLNU alumni. The class is taught by Dr. Alan Hueth, who brought in these professionals so that his freshman…