Faculty Films Featured in Filmmakers Showcase | Webster University

Faculty Films Featured in Filmmakers Showcase

ST. LOUIS (July 20, 2017) – Films by Webster University School of Communications faculty Brian Jun, Zlatco Cosic, and David Rocco screened at Cinema St. Louis, St. Louis Filmmaker’s Showcase Sunday, July 16, 2017.

“Mike Sidwell, Strongman,” by Brian Jun screened in the Documentary Shorts category. “That’s What You Get for Grabbing,” and “Story 1: Scenes 1-9,” by Zlatco Cosic and “Even the Birds Know It,” by Zlatco Cosic and Rachel Cosic, as well as “Summer Louis,” by Davey Rocco screened in the Experimental Shorts category.

In addition, “Summer Louis,” can be seen on the video wall at Citygarden as part of Cinema at Citygarden, a biennial program organized by Cinema St. Louis and funded by the Gateway Foundation. Rocco’s film received the first-place award in a juried competition open to St. Louis-area filmmakers. They were required to incorporate nature as a key element of their submissions.

“Summer Louis” will be screened along with other award winners and selected Cinema at Citygarden entries throughout the St. Louis Filmmakers Showcase.

Rocco is an assistant professor of film, television, and video production in the School of Communications at Webster University. Cosic and Jun also teach film, television, and video production.

About the School of Communications
The School of Communications at Webster University prepares students to excel as skilled professionals in the global field of communications. We provide theory and practice in media courses framed within a liberal arts-based curriculum, augmented by personalized mentorship, and professional development opportunities. Sixteen distinct majors are available at the undergraduate level as well as six master’s degrees in diverse fields of communications. We offer BA and MA programs on the Webster campuses in Geneva, Vienna, Leiden, Thailand, and Ghana, as well as in Saint Louis and online.

About Webster University
With its home campus in St. Louis, Missouri, USA, Webster University (www.webster.edu) comprises an action-oriented global network of faculty, staff, students and alumni who forge powerful bonds with each other and with their communities around the globe. Founded in 1915, Webster is a private non-profit university with more than 17,000 students studying at campus locations in North America, Europe, Asia and Africa and in a robust learning environment online. The university is committed to delivering high-quality learning experiences that transform students for global citizenship and individual excellence.