Filmmaker Kasprzyk to
speak at Wright
Chicago filmmaker and former Wright
College student Mitchell S. Kasprzuk will screen his short film,
"The Sentence," on May 7 and 8 for media classes at Wright College, 3400
N. Austin Ave.
Kasprzyk's film will have its world premiere on "Night Flight," a
syndicated program on the U.S.A Cable Network on May 4.
The 10 minute dramatic film was written, produced and directed by
Kasprzyk. It reenacts what transpires when a person is executed by
electrocution and includes a flashback to the murder and rape committed
by the prisoner. Kasprzyk, owner of K.S.M. Concepts, Inc., a
Chicago-based film production company, is currently raising money for
production of a feature film.
He will show his film to students in Dr. Robert Blackwood's
Communications Media classes. Kasprzyk attended Wright from
1968-71 before transferring to Columbia College.
He has worked on production jobs in features films including: "The Blues
Brother," "Four Friends," "Risky Business," "Silk Stockings," and
recently, "First Steps" with Judd Hirsch and Kim Darby. he also
was production manager for "Office Party," a half-hour television pilot.
a 10-minute pic showing death
in the electric chair, preemed Friday (4) on "Night Flight"
via USA Cable Network. "The Sentence" is the handiwork of
Chi filmmaker Mitchell Kasprzyk.
Bob Blackwood and Mitch
Bob Blackwood of Wright College
attended a screening of Mitchell Kasprzyk's short film "The Sentence" at
Delilah's on Lincoln.
Kasprzyk, a Wright college graduate, will screen the film for Dr.
Blackwood's literature-&-film class on Wednesday, March 15 at Wright,
4300 N. Narragansett.
The filmmaker claims his graphic portrayal of murder and the subsequent
electrocution of the murderer has been banned by major television
a ten-minute dramatic film dealing with
death in the electric chair, will have its world premiere on May 4. The
film will be shown on "Night Flight", a syndicated program on the U.S.A.
The film is the creation of Mitchell S. Kasprzyk, a 33 year old Chicago
filmmaker who wrote, produced and directed the film as an exercise in
dramatics. His next endeavor is to produce and direct a feature film,
which he has written, and currently raising money for its production
late this summer. Kasprzyk is owner of K.S.M. Concepts, Inc., 5148
W. Roscoe, Chicago 606441, 685-6540.
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