Arts & Entertainment

1st Collaborative Works Class Film Project Completed at DSU

Khamare’ Shields

On January 21st, 2023, the short film “May They Burn” by LightRay Productions premiered in the Delaware State University EH Theater at 1pm.

This film marks the university’s first student-led production finished under last spring semester’s newly added course, Collaborative Works overseen by Dr. David Tolley.

Ebube Maduka-Ugwu (Left) and Raven Quander (Right) at the premiere of “May They Burn.”

Raven Quander, a 3rd year Convergence Journalism Major wrote, directed, and acted as the main character, Ember, in the film.

Quander had formed her production company, LightRay Productions, over the course of the short film’s completion.

Some of the film’s cast consists of Jasmyn Gordon (Morgan), Chaleton “Chop” Moore-Sweet (Max), and Ebube Maduka-Ugwu (Davin).

The turnout of the event was roughly 50 people gathered to see the production.

From left: Jordan Smith, Chaleton Moore-Sweet, Khamare Shields, and Ebube Maduka-Ugwu standing together at the premiere of “May They Burn.”

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