Gimme the Loot, which was produced by Jamund Washington ('10) and edited by Morgan Faust ('11) was selected to screen in the Un Certain Regard category. The film was a Grand Jury Prize Winner at SXSW earlier this year, and also screened at New Directors/New Films.
Current Film Student Wins at the Hollyweb Festival 2012
Matt Kenchington's (3rd year Directing) comedy web series, Headshots, won the Best Screenwriting Award and the Grand Prize for Best Web Series at the 2012 Hollyweb Festival on March 31st, in Los Angeles.
Professor Annette Insdorf published a new book on director Philip Kaufman in March 2012 as part of University of Illinois Press' "Contemporary Film Directors" series. The book is a study of Kaufman's work, and is the first book about the director of "The Unbearable Lightness of Being," "Henry & June," "Quills," "The Right Stuff" and more.