Category for Media Arts

Mandeville High Senior Ready For His Close-Up In Filmmaking

Nick Ramey Has Been Selected By National YoungArts Foundation
 As a NOCCA Level IV Media Arts student and senior at Mandeville High, Nick Ramey’s schedule has always been challenging. Balancing his academic instruction in the mornings than making the trip over the causeway each day to …

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NOCCA Photo of the day: Media arts student volunteers throughout the process of creating Exhibit Be, a work by alumni Brandan Odums.

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Look for Media Arts Students Screening at Pontchartrain Film Festival

Finalists have been announced in the first Student Short Film Contest at the Pontchartrain Film Festival. Seven films will be in competition Saturday at 3 p.m. A question and answer session with the student filmmakers will follow the screening.
 
Audience members can vote on their favorite …

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Faculty member Courtney Egan, exhibits solo electronic media show at Colorado State University Art Museum

 NOCCA media arts instructor, Courtney Egan, is in Fort Collins, Colorado, for her solo electronic media show at Colorado State University Art Museum.  She will also lecture at the university about her sculptural  projection installations based on botanical themes.
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NOCCA Alumn shows short documentary film at the New Orleans Film Festival

 
NOCCA ALUMN, Ariel Jackson will show her original short documentary film “And Let Me Tell You” Sunday, Oct 19 at 5:45pm at the CAC, and Monday Oct 20th at 2:30 pm at the Prytania during the New Orleans Film Festival.
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NOCCA Academic studio/ Media Arts 11th grade student selected to premiere at the All American High School Film Festival In New York

NOCCA is proud to announce that a film by James King, NOCCA Academic Studio/Media Arts 11th grade student, has been selected for screening in New York at the 2014 Varsity Brands All American High School Film Festival.
James’ film will be screened the weekend of October 24-27th at …

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Media Arts Alum Part of Showtime Documentary Series

Alum Rachel Guest shares: “the series tackles a multitude of geopolitical and ecological consequences to our ever-growing-rate of greenhouse gas emissions and sensitively explores various motivations for apprehension/hesitation to address this urgent predicament. I am so unbelievably proud of our team’s efforts to make the …

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Media Arts Students featured on News with a Twist

Friday evening, the White House will announce the winner of its first ever Student Film Festival.  Out of nearly 3,000 entries, only a dozen made the final cut.  One of those films was made by three NOCCA students:  Trad Willman, Richard White and Nick Ramey.  …

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NOCCA musical theater student from Slidell featured on Nickelodeon

Cool things are happening to young actor andNew Orleans Center for Creative Arts(NOCCA) musical theater student Nicholas Dayton.
Dayton, a 10th-grade student from Slidell, auditioned for Nickelodeon and was asked to come to New York to film a small segment for the network, which specializes in …

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White House Student Film Festival will feature short film by New Orleans students

Three young filmmakers from New Orleans are bringing Hollywood South to the nation’s capital Feb. 28 when they present  their short film “Pip,” which has been selected a finalist for the inaugural White House Student Film Festival.
New Orleans Center for Creative Arts Media Arts students Richard White of Gray, Trad …

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