Coppell Student Media

Patterson’s new feature film “Prepper” to be released

Patterson’s new feature film “Prepper” to be released

Sruthi Boppuri, Staff Writer

March 24, 2016

The silver screen has captured the hearts of many for generations, but Hollywood is not the only place to make movie magic.   Coppell High School teacher Andrew Patterson has been making his own films for years. His new feature film Prepper is anticipated to be released on July 3 in a thea...

Let There Be Zombies premiere to reunite creative, hardworking community

March 27, 2013

By Erica Rohde Staff Writer   According to filmmakers, the making of a film is a roller coaster.  Each person brings a unique addition to the table, but they all have something in common; they want to see the same dream come to fruition, no matter the difficulty. Within a two-year span,...

Backstage look at local band

Backstage look at local band

February 20, 2013

By Corrina Taylor Staff Writer Students are murmuring on the other side of the curtains, waiting in anticipation for the talent show to begin. The performers are backstage going over last minute details. Some details more important than others, one band struggles in the last 15 minutes to come up...

Patterson digs deep to uncover inner zombie in film

November 7, 2012

By Christina Burke Features Editor In March of 2011, Coppell High School history teacher Andrew Patterson developed the idea of writing and producing a zombie movie. Fast forward to today, and the film is in its post-production stage, nearly ready for the world to see. “I was driving to work...