Local aspiring filmmaker making industry inroads

Imperial resident Julius Oliva (in floral shirt) recently participated in a University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts summer program that allowed him to direct a student film project recorded on the backlot of Warner Bros Studios, Burbank. COURTESY OF WARNER BROS

IMPERIAL — Fresh from directing a brief monster movie at Warner Bros. Studios, Burbank, Imperial resident Julius Olivas now turns his lens on the Valley for his next project.

The monster movie resulted from Olivas’ recent participation in a University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts summer program.

Staff Writer Julio Morales can be reached at jmorales@ivpressonline.com or 760-337-3415.

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