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Red Carpet Rolled Out for Student Filmmakers

Film Premiere

BENTONVILLE - A red carpet event worthy of Hollywood took place in northwest Arkansas on Oct. 5. It was the Premiere Event of three short films by Arkansas high school juniors and seniors with disabilities. The films were shot as part of Joey Travolta’s Inclusion Films Camp held in April at the Northwest Arkansas Community College in Rogers.  Travolta, brother of Oscar-winning actor John Travolta, has conducted these camps for over eleven years all over the country.  The filmmaking students and their families were treated to a Film Premiere Gala complete with a red carpet, photographers, and popcorn! The students also received achievement certificates and copies of their movies. Travolta announced that he would be making his Inclusion Films Camp an annual event in Arkansas. The Arkansas Department of Career Education is proud to be a partner with Inclusion Films and Arkansas Transition Services to bring this fantastic camp to the students of Arkansas.

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