Posted 22 Oct 2015
Arkansas's young filmmakers show off their spooky sides in 'Ghosts, Blood and Zombies 2: A Student Selects Halloween Special' premiering Friday, Oct. 30, at 10 p.m. on the Arkansas PBS (AETN).
Chosen from submissions to 'Student Selects' – an annual event that showcases the work of Arkansas's kindergarten through 12th grade filmmakers – 'Ghosts, Blood and Zombies' features the most frightening and hair-raising films for Halloween.
Student films chosen for this special broadcast include:
'Ghosts, Blood and Zombies 2: A Student Selects Halloween Special' will repeat Saturday, Oct. 31, at 1 a.m. and Sunday, Nov. 1, at midnight.
'Student Selects' is an annual event that showcases the works of K-12 students throughout Arkansas. Student filmmakers can submit their films and videos to AETN for possible broadcast and streaming on aetn.org, and graduating seniors may compete for Thea Foundation scholarships in screenwriting, directing, editing and cinematography.
A complete list of film credits and submission guidelines can be found at aetn.org/studentselects. All entries for 2016 must be submitted by March 18 in order to be considered for scholarships.
AETN supports, highlights and distributes young filmmakers handiwork in cooperation with the Thea Foundation, the Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival, the Arkansas Film Commission and the Arkansas Motion Picture Institute.
The Arkansas PBS (AETN) is Arkansas's statewide public television network that enhances lives by providing lifelong learning opportunities for people from all walks of life. AETN delivers local, award-winning productions and classic, trusted PBS programs aimed at sharing Arkansas and the world with viewers. AETN depends on the generosity of Arkansans and the State of Arkansas to continue offering quality programming. For more information, visit aetn.org, or follow the AETN blog at aetn.org/engage. AETN is broadcast on KETS (Little Rock), KEMV (Mountain View), KETG (Arkadelphia), KAFT (Fayetteville), KTEJ (Jonesboro), and KETZ (El Dorado).