The Oxy Student Film Festival is held every year to present film projects that are created by Oxy students. I am interested in film so I signed up immediately when I got an email asking for volunteers for the film festival.
It was a valuable experience for me because I got to do so many things I’ve never done before. For instance, we did not have enough funds for prizes so one Friday afternoon, me and the student production coordinator went out and asked for sponsorship from local businesses. We went door to door and introduced the event to business owners. It was not easy for me at first because I had never asked so many strangers for their financial help. But as I talked to more and more businesses, I felt more comfortable explaining what our event was and why we...Read More