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Robert Pawloski Screenplay Winner
Nashville Film Festival Screenplay Competition
Thursday, April 16th, 2015 //
Nashville, TN

Adjunct Faculty member Robert Pawloski was recently named the winner in the Nashville Film Festival's Screenwriting Competition for Shorts: Drama, for his screenplay, Illuminate. The Nashville Film Festival began in 1969 and is listed by the Brooks Institute as one of the top five film festivals in the country. Congratulations to Robert!

Founded in 1969 by Mary Jane Coleman, NaFF was originally known as the Sinking Creek Film Celebration. Nearly 20 years later it was renamed as the Nashville Independent Film Festival and, later, the Nashville Film Festival in 2003. It was voted one of 25 film festivals worth the entry fee by MovieMaker Magazine and highlighted as One of the Best Film Festival Prizes by Film Festival Today. Brooks Institute named it one of the top 5 film festivals in the U.S.