The St. Augustine Film Crew provides budding film journalists opportunities to gain experience covering a multitude of events including sports contests. Several students looking to break into the challenging world of film journalism were given first-hand experience, reporting on-the-ground at recent spring game held at Yulman Stadium at Tulane University. The young journalists received unprecedented access to the stadium’s media platforms and mentorship from a seasoned media professional.
The spring game provided a real-life learning experience, the students were thrown into the hustle, bustle, and excitement of sports reporting at a live event. The student’s work covered every media discipline from production, film editing utilizing industry standard software, to sports journalism including creating content for the web, print, and social media.
Young film journalists covering the spring game were Jalen Hinton, Mark “Munch” Joseph, Yancy Young and Andre Wilson.