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Hawk Productions back in winner’s circle

BEACON FALLS — A group of aspiring film makers earned top honors at the 7th Annual Connecticut Student Film Festival. Students from Woodland Regional High School’s digital media class took…

Woodland Regional High School freshman Rebecca Sticco, left, and sophomore Jason Dupre work on a public service announcement for the Region 16 Community Prevention Task Force, also known as 2COM, in the Hawks Productions studio Dec. 2 at the high school in Beacon Falls. –ELIO GUGLIOTTI

2Communities, One Mission

Region 16 task force has a new brand, same message REGION 16 — Ralph Riello, the advisor for Hawk Productions at Woodland Regional High School, walked into his classroom/studio after…


Hawk Productions wins awards for short films

BEACON FALLS — Woodland’s growing Hawk Productions continued to spread its wings as the group won a number of awards for two short films.

The group, which operates in Ralph Riello’s digital media production courses, earned honors at the Connecticut Student Film Festival and the Connecticut Student Innovation Expo held earlier this year.

At the Connecticut Student Film Festival, Woodland won the People’s Choice Award for their short film, “Checkmate,” a short drama entered in the 84-Hour Film Challenge. The challenge required films to be produced in fewer than four days.