Telling the stories of the most storied place

Leonardo da Vinci Would be Proud

  Matthew Graves was at The Lyric Tuesday night to capture the Oxford City Council Forum. The  candidates for City Alderman and Mayor were on hand to discuss the issues and their goals if elected. Tune in to OMTV Ch. 99 Thursday night at 6pm to watch the event.

"The Rundown"

As part of the film restoration and transfer work we do here at the Center for Media and Documentary Projects, we’ve come across many incredible moments from history. This one is from the 1963 Ole Miss vs. LSU football game. Featured is a punt return by the late Joe Labruzzo of LSU who was (I […]

In a flash…

Recently we cleaned and transferred an old 16mm “Castle Films” news reel featuring the game-story of our heart-stopping 1959 football game with LSU.  During the transfer process I realized that one of the frames of film actually caught the moment in which Billy Cannon had his famous snapshot taken.  As you can see, that’s a […]

Honoring Chucky Mullins…

  Always a moving event, this year’s Chucky Mullins Courage Award Banquet marked 20 years since the inception of the award. Chucky Mullins will forever impact this University, and all of us at the Media and Documentary Projects Center are honored to work on the event. This year, we produced video elements that played throughout […]

"Hit the (five minute) showers!!"

  As part of last week’s Green Week here at Ole Miss, we worked up a special commercial to run at the Sunday afternoon baseball game.  Assistant A.D. Jamil Northcutt came up with the hard-charging “Skipper Green” as the green-awareness coach for the Ole Miss Athletics Offices.  As you can see from the commercial, Skipper Green […]

1971 Ole Miss Recruiting Film unearthed

  I don’t know much about this film.  It is a part of our archive here at the Media and Documentary Projects Center, and was produced by our staff 38 years ago.  The title on the film canister says “1971 Recruiting Film”.  It might be missing a narration track, as there is no voice-over at […]

Toyota Talks Green

Andy Harper and Matthew Graves were in the Johnson’s Commons Ballroom today filming Toyota General Manager Kevin Butt. The keynote address was sponsored by the Center for Manufacturing Excellence in conjunction with Green Week.

That's Swale!

  Check out the first in a series of events we’re taping for Green Week. In this video, Landscape Architect Bob Mercier demonstrates the new BioSwale he designed on campus next to Crosby Hall.

And the Winner is…

Here are some pics from last night’s Chucky Mullins Courage Award Ceremony where Defensive End Marcus Tillman came home with prestigious award. This was the 20th anniversary of the event which began as a way to honor Ole Miss defensive back Chucky Mullins. Our own Micah Ginn produced the event creating video tributes to Mullins and highlight […]

Cutting the Cord

    Producer Matthew Graves had cameras rolling today for the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at the Center for Intelligence and Security Studies. Senator Roger Wicker was on hand for the event and offered his support to the program.