Conservatory of Performing Arts

Three Rivers Film Festival Features Point Park Student, Alumni and Faculty Works

Wednesday, November 07, 2012

Point Park student, alumni and faculty works are now showing at the 31st annual Three Rivers Film Festival. The festival is a great opportunity to showcase cinema arts talent in a venue that is outside of the University.

This year's festival, hosted by Pittsburgh Filmmakers and Dollar Bank, runs through Nov. 17 and features the following films:

  • Pierogies, Andrew Halasz (faculty), post-production sound
  • We Are Alive! The Fight to Save Braddock Hospital, John Rice (faculty), cinematographer and Frank Palodino (alumnus), cinematographer
  • Vazaha: Second Chapter, Ben Hernstrom (adjunct faculty), director
  • Oneironauts
    Joe DeWitt (alumnus), editor
    Caitlin Magarity (alumna), director
    Jared McLaughlin (alumnus), cinematography/co-writer
    Emily Perri (current student), sound editor/mixer
    Alex Tracy (alumnus), producer/co-writer
  • Shot at Glory, Joe DeWitt (alumnus), director/cinematographer

    The films are being shown at the Harris Theater, Melwood Screening Room and the Regent Square Theater. For more information on the Three Rivers Film Festival or to view the screening schedule, visit

    Learn more

    Learn more about Point Park's cinema arts program. 


    Faculty & Staff | Current Students

    Online | News | Calendar | Directory | Library | Give