Saturday, October 30, 2010
Librescu Film Wins Award - Virginia Tech - Courage Under Fire
A short film by a Lubavitch organization was named one of the winners in the 21st Annual Aegis Awards competition, a respected video/film production contest in the United States.
"Courage Under Fire" was honored by a distinguished panel of judges representing the industry professionals from across the country.
The AEGIS Awards are the video industry’s premier competition for peer recognition of outstanding video productions and non-network TV commercials.
The short documentary is about about the heroic acts of Professor Liviu Librescu OBM who saved the lives of his 22 students by blocking the door of his classroom from a gunman with his body; which cost him his life.