Writer and director, Chris Weingart shares some of his thoughts on the mission of Catholic filmmakers. Continue reading Featured Artist: Chris Weingart
Joshua Shepardson is screen writer and music producer who enjoys making his friends family experience joy through his work. He strives to conquer his goals and become a showrunner one day. Continue reading Featured Artist: Joshua Shepardson
Hailey Jackson is a director and actor who strives to find a balance between acting and directing. She is also one of the few non-Catholic students enrolled in John Paul the Great Catholic University’s bachelors program. Continue reading Featured Artist: Hailey Jackson
Chris Bradley strives for excellence in everything he does. After he graduates from John Paul the Great Catholic University this September, he hopes to impact society in a positive way through acting. Continue reading Featured Artist: Chris Bradley
Senior Cole Webb Harter is a director and writer who shares his inspirations and from where his creativity and love of storytelling comes.
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Tom Zupicich is a senior studying Communications Media with an emphasis in Screenwriting. Nick Jones: What drew you towards going into Screenwriting as an emphasis? Tom Zupicich: While there is an aspect of producing I like, screenwriting is the much more creative aspect that drew me to it, and I guess I’m much more creatively oriented than business oriented. I think thats the best way … Continue reading Featured Artist: Tom Zupicich
Freshman business student, Rebecca Knebelsberger, is a photographer and member of the SOUL Outreach team out of her love for Christ. Continue reading Featured Artist: Rebecca Knebelsberger
Beth Drozda discusses directing and screenwriting and how psychology and the teachings of the Catholic Church have affected her storytelling. Continue reading Featured Artist: Beth Drozda
Michigan native Amanda Egerer is a performing folk musician and New Evangelization student at JPCatholic. She shares the release of her new album and her experiences with God’s calling in her life. Continue reading Featured Artist: Amanda Egerer
by Nick Pini NP: What got you into film? AT: Boredom. Also, I like writing things, and decided to start filming the things that I wrote because just writing is boring. Anybody can sit in their house and write a fan-fiction of Twilight that becomes a billion-dollar franchise but only filmmakers can sit in their house, write a three-hundred-page script and become Australia’s premiere filmmaker. … Continue reading Featured Artist: Archibald Turner
Patrick Lynch is a junior at JPCatholic, studying TV Studio Production.
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JP Huckins is a junior communications major pursuing film makeup and prop production. His eccentric personality and creativity have led him to using his talents in cosmetology both on and off set. Continue reading Featured Artist: JP Huckins
As a faithful and reflective Catholic artist, Anne Linn strives to glorify God through her many artistic talents and endeavors, looking to see Christ in those she works with and in those of her audience. Continue reading Featured Artist: Anne Linn
Celeste Arteaga is a freshman studying film at John Paul the Great Catholic University. She has decided to switch to the New Evangelization emphasis to apply philosophy and theology into her music and storytelling. Continue reading Featured Artist: Celeste Arteaga
by Nick Jones NJ: What made you interested in pursuing game development? PG: I kinda feel bad for going with the cop-out answer, but I love video games. But it’s a little bit more than that. I think my idea of what, like, a story is and could be today, and what art is and could be today was shaped by video games because I’ve been playing video … Continue reading Featured Artist: Phillip Gregg
I have been doing art for as long as I remember and I really realised I wanted to pursue concept art and design especially towards the end of Highschool. Concept art in film has fascinated me however since I was around 11. Continue reading Featured Artist: Joe Fifelski
Ben Escobar is a senior studying screenwriting and directing. He is currently beginning production on a handful of personal projects and recently started writing for the Impacting Culture blog. He is best known around campus for his unique horror films and his infamous fish film, Genesis. Continue reading Featured Artist: Ben Escobar
By Clare Landis What got you into wanting to do business? DS: Back in 2009, I was 15. I’m into sports, but the gear was ridiculously expensive, so I started looking to into the replicas made in China. That was my first risk that I took, cause I was ordering off a website and you don’t really know if they will actually send you the … Continue reading Featured Artist: Daniel Sanche
Born and raised in San Diego, JPCatholic student Janine Larina brings unique life experience and fresh insight to the University’s Humanities program. She shares her experience as an actress and her transition from a Media Communications student to humanities. Continue reading Featured Artist No. 13: Janine Larina
How did you get into directing? Who inspires you?
CM: I didn’t come to this school for directing. I was originally an acting major. My inspiration however has always been my older brother. He inspires me to tell stories and follow my heart in everything I do. He’s always supported me and I do this for him and everyone else who’s ever had their dreams dissipated by a careless person.
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