Film Screening: Watch FDU Student Films at the Morris Museum

MADISON, N.J. (September 19, 2011) –Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Visual & Performing Arts Program is hosting a night of drama, suspense and comedy as it welcomes the public to attend “FDU’s Thesis Films at the Morris Museum” on Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2011 at 7 p.m. Four short films, from student filmmakers, ranging from 10-25 minutes in length, will be screened.

The audience will see “The Patient Present,” a comedy about a young boy willing to risk anything to find out what awaits him under the Christmas tree. The film, “By the Grace of Fire,” is a short drama that aims to question, “What will tell us when our time is up?” “Made Men,” a comedy on how becoming a ‘made man’ is not all fun and games. “Michael’s Closet,” a dramatic comedy starring a young orphan boy that ends up not living the life he imagined it would be once he gets adopted. 

This event is open to the public and the $5 admission supports the FDU film program in the Visual and Performing Arts Department. Tickets can be purchased in advance at the Box Office by calling (973) 971-3706 or at the door. For more information contact Howard Libov at (973) 443-8646 or email libovh@fdu.edu. The Morris Museum is located at 6 Normandy Heights Road, Morristown, N.J. 

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