The Spring 2020 Humanities Symposium awards the top three student documentaries. Congratulations to the student filmmakers of ENGL 446: Documentary Film Production.
First Place goes to “Under the Knife: Overcoming Boundaries” by Andrew Liang, a film about a Nicholls State University student with an interesting narrative: while being legally blind, a double lung transplant recipient and diagnosed with cystic fibrosis, he is studying at John Folse Culinary Institute to become a chef.
Second Place goes to “The Caf Crew” by Shaun Breaux, a film about the lively and supportive staff at the Vernon F. Galliano Dining Hall.
Third Place goes to “The Search for Evidence” by Owen Callais, a film about the legend of Big Foot in Louisiana, starring the hosts of Animal Planet’s hit show, Finding Bigfoot.