A festival of documentaries called “Celebration” will be shown at the University of St. La Salle in Bacolod City today and tomorrow, a press release from organizers said.
The festival, the culminating activity of the Seniors’ Project class, features documentary projects of the graduating students. It will be held at the University Mini-Auditorium at 9 a.m. today and at the Mini-Auditorium at 8:30 a.m. tomorrow.
The six documentaries feature three anniversary-themed presentations. These are the 60th year of the Lasallian Brothers in Negros, the 30th anniversary of the Negros Occidental Private Schools Sports, Cultural and Educational Association and the 15th year of the University Games, the press release said.
Also to be shown are documentaries of the One Million Trees program of Lasallian schools in the Philippines, women peacekeepers in Negros and the USLS Christians Service-Learning Program.
Also to be presented are individually-produced video and radio public service announcements and advocacy plugs with value-focused messages, and the special information and education campaign promoting 2011 as the International Year of Forests.
The IYF radio promotional materials were produced in partnership with Smart Communications in line with its year-round pro-environment program, the press release said.
The festival will present the major Best Documentary and special citations for Best in Technical Production, Best Script, as well as recognition for the Best IYF Advocacy for radio and television and Best Value-Oriented PSA, the press release added.*