Campus News

Fundraiser will support film festival

Patterson Hood, of Drive By Truckers fame, will perform with several of his friends on Dec. 7 at 10 p.m. Proceeds from the concert will support Robert Osborne’s Classic Film Festival, hosted by the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication.

In addition to Hood, William Tonks, Don Chambers, Brad Morgan and John Neff will perform. The second annual Robert Osborne Classic Film Festival takes place March 23-26 at the Classic Center. Tickets are $20 and will be available at the door of the Farm 255 Restaurant, located at 225 W. Washington Street, on the night of the performance.

Festival passes are now on sale at the Classic Center box office, online at or by calling 800/918-6393. Prices are $60 for a festival pass to all films and panel discussions or $45 with valid student identification. Tickets for individual films will go on sale in January.