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.
As part of Columbia University’s weeklong Film Festival, the MA in Film Studies at Columbia University School of the Arts’ graduate Film Program will co-present a panel discussion to reflect on Film Studies as a scholarly discipline in the last century, and how it may evolve in years to come.more
Columbia Women in Film will co-present a special screening of A Woman Like Me at Columbia University’s weeklong Film Festival, in honor of School of the Arts alumna and Adjunct Professor Alex Sichel (’95).