The LAVA Center at 324 Main St. will host the final installment of its Local Filmmakers Series on Thursday, Sept. 14, at 6 p.m. with Melissa McClung.
The following short films will be screened and discussed: “Louie’s Antiques,” “All the Marbles,” “Elevator of Earthly Destruction” and “Carried Away by the Wind.”
McClung, a filmmaker and animator based in Hadley, received the New England Film Star Award from NewEnglandFilm.com and Women in Film & Video New England. She has also won three national awards from the Alliance for Community Media. In addition to her creative work, McClung teaches film at Pioneer Valley Performing Arts Charter Public High School, serves on the board of Northampton Open Media, and co-owns Ghost Hit Recording Studio with her husband, audio engineer Andrew Oedel. She earned her master’s degree in film from the Vermont College of Fine Arts and her bachelor’s degree from Vassar College.
A $5 donation is suggested. Visit thelavacenter.org/local-filmmaker-series for more information.