Category Archives: Digital Video

Digital Video Student Wins Community Service Scholarship

Teresa Berg-Hamilton, a student in the digital video program at Minnesota School of Business-Richfield (MSB), is the winner of a community service scholarship this summer. This scholarship awards $500 per quarter (up to $2,000) in tuition assistance for qualified students who volunteer in their community. Teresa was awarded the scholarship after she submitted a brief
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Screenwriter Jack Reher Speaks with Digital Video Students

Recently, students, faculty and graduates of the Minnesota School of Business-Richfield’s (MSB) digital video (DV) program* had the chance to hear screenwriter Jack Reher speak about his filmmaking endeavors. Jack wrote the script for the forthcoming film, “Grizzly.” Grizzly is directed by “Saw V” director David Hackl. The film stars James Marsden, Thomas Jane, Billy
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Filmmaker Todd Cobery Discusses the Creative Process at MSB-Richfield

Recently students, graduates and faculty in the digital video program* at Minnesota School of Business-Richfield (MSB) hosted local filmmaker Todd Cobery as he screened his film and discussed his career and the creative process. Todd moved to the Twin Cities from the Boston area 20 years ago. He makes his living producing and directing television
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Making Movies: Students Produce ‘Resolution’ for 48 Hour Film Project

Monday mornings are usually full of some variation of the generic “how was your weekend” question. Responses typically include insightful phrases like “Went by too fast!” or “Not much.” What they generally don’t sound like is this: “Oh, I literally spent the entire weekend at school and filmed a movie.” Except this is exactly the
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Why Our Students Are Starstruck: Q & A with Stephen Rivkin, Avatar Co-editor

Noted Hollywood film editor, Stephen Rivkin, spent an evening chatting with Minnesota School of Business-Richfield’s (MSB) Digital Video and Media Production and Film in Society students. Stephen has worked on a few titles you may recognize—little films like “Avatar” and the “Pirates of the Caribbean” trilogy. Stephen joined the students via Skype and took their
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The Fruit Hunters: How Students Got a ‘Taste’ of Documentary Filmmaking

On April 25, Minnesota School of Business-Richfield’s Internet Marketing Degree Program Chair and instructor, Richard Grossman, along with the 22 students in his Film in Society class, went on an excursion to the 2013 Minneapolis/St. Paul International Film Festival at the St. Anthony Main Theaters in Minneapolis for a special screening of The Fruit Hunters. Richard
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Commercials and Other Ways to Make $4,000

Through an employer visit made by the Career Services Team, Minnesota School of Business-Richfield (MSB) created a partnership with Richfield-Bloomington Honda to give our digital video and media production students and alumni an opportunity to win a $4,000 scholarship to use toward video equipment. It was a mutually beneficial partnership. Richfield-Bloomington Honda needed a commercial and,
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