2009 Faculty and Student Award Winners!

February 11, 2009

And the Winner Is…

The BEA Festival of Media Arts is an international exhibition of award-wining faculty and student works chosen in the following competitions: audio, documentary, interactive multimedia, news, scriptwriting, and video. This year, the Festival received a record number 878 submissions across the 13 faculty and student competitions. To view the results, click on one of the competition links to the right.

Festival winners will receive recognition and exhibition of their works during BEA’s annual convention in Las Vegas, April 22-25, 2009. In addition, the Festival has selected 15 Best of Festival winners who will be honored during the BEA Best of Festival King Foundation Awards Ceremony on Friday, April 24, 2009 at 6:30pm. During the ceremony, a video tribute will be shown highlighting the work of each Best of Festival winner. Best of Festival honorees receive an award of $1,000 from the Charles and Lucille King Family Foundation and editing software from Avid Technologies. Be sure to peruse the online convention program for specific dates and times of all Festival of Media Arts sessions (http://www.beaweb.org/staticcontent/staticpages/2009conv.htm). The 2009 winners will be listed in the program soon, so be sure to check back often as the program is continually being updated.

Congratulations to all of you who won and to everyone who participated in this year’s competition.

Dr. Vic Costello
Festival Chair, 2009
Associate Professor
Elon University, School of Communications