Griffon-Film-Festival-Poster-16-2The Department of Theatre, Cinema and Dance in the School of Fine Arts at Missouri Western State University presents the second annual Griffon Film Festival on Sunday, May 1 in the Potter Hall Theater.

The celebration of the hard work and talent of Missouri Western’s cinema students will begin at with screenings of work created in the Intro to Video Production class from 11 a.m. to noon. Documentary screenings will be screened from 3 to 4 p.m., and thesis film screenings will begin at 7 p.m.

The Griffon Film Festival is free and open to the public.

Missouri Western State University is a comprehensive regional university providing a blend of traditional liberal arts and professional degree programs. The university offers student-centered, high quality instruction that focuses on experience-based learning, community service, and state-of-the-art technology. Missouri Western is located in St. Joseph, Mo., and is committed to the educational, economic, cultural and social development of the region it serves. Visit