Four short films by Columbia alumni, all award winners, are featured in the newest season of the KQED program Film School Shorts. The number brings the total of Columbia films shown on the program to 13 in just three seasons; along with NYU's program, Columbia's is the most frequently represented film school in the series.
On July 1, Carol Becker, dean of Columbia University School of the Arts, announced the appointment of Associate Professor of Professional Practice Maureen Ryan as the new chair of Columbia’s Film Program.more
Columbia University School of the Arts Film Program has announced the Los Angeles programming for the 28th annual Columbia University Film Festival (CUFF), to include a two-day ScriptConnect industry networking event and the CUFF Jury Selects Screening and reception. CUFF is a celebration of the work of current students in the graduate Film Program.
David Pablos, who studied in the Columbia University School of the Arts Film Program, will screen his second feature film, Las Elegidas or, The Chosen Ones, in the prestigious Un Certain Regard category of the 2015 Cannes Film Festival. Arguably one of the biggest events on the film calendar, this year’s festival will run from May 13 to 24.