Photo by The Catholic Mass Media Awards
iTamaraws from the College of Computer Studies won the Best Student Short Film Award at the 38th Catholic Mass Media Awards held in CCP Complex last October 12, 2016. Patricia Gabrielle T Guillermo, Maja Michaella F. Remon, Naomi V. Torrecampo and Rio R. Ubaldo was joined by their adviser, Prof. Abigail L. Alix and their mentor Prof Wilson Yu II when they received their award. Their entry is a full 3D-animated film entitled 'The Prodigal Son'.
he 11-minuter film is based on one of the parables of Jesus written in New Testament: Book of Luke 15:11-32. According to the students, they chose this story to portray the issues of today's generation – being over materialistic and self-centered. Through this short film, the group aimed to impart the values of forgiveness, repentance and love of the father to his sons.
These iTamaraws definitely showed their prowess by bringing home the award and the whole community can't be more proud with their skills coupled with their aim to promote moral responsibility.