Columbia Filmmakers Take Home Four of Eight Awards at 2021 DGA Awards

Columbia Filmmakers Take Home Four of Eight Awards at 2021 DGA Awards

February 18, 2021

The DGA Student Film Awards for African American, Asian American, Latino and women directors are designed to honor, encourage and bring attention to exceptional diverse directors in film schools and universities.

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On A Global Scale: How To Shoot in Australia During a Pandemic

On A Global Scale: How To Shoot in Australia During a Pandemic

February 12, 2021

Student William Turner discusses returning to Part Way East, a short that follows two friends who desperately try to dig a bush grave for a body stowed in their car when they are interrupted by an unsuspecting farm hand.

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Student Nominated for This Year's NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Short Form

Student Nominated for This Year's NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Short Form

February 10, 2021

Film student Adewale Olukayode has been nominated for this year's NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Short Form, Live Action for his film Home.

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Four Columbia Shorts Screen at 2021 Portland International Film Festival

Four Columbia Shorts Screen at 2021 Portland International Film Festival

February 9, 2021

They are Anita, Foreigner (Forastera), and Trumpet, —all as part of the Shorts Block 5 program—and Entre tú y Milagros, which will play in the Shorts Block 2 program as well as on opening night.

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Student Jon K. Jones Receives 2020 Sloan Science in Cinema Fellowship

Student Jon K. Jones Receives 2020 Sloan Science in Cinema Fellowship

January 26, 2021

The fellowship comes with a $35,000 cash grant alongside support for further development of his feature screenplay Let There Be Light.

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'At The Shore,' Written and Directed by Student Stephanie Falkeis, at New York Women in Film and Television Film Festival

'At The Shore,' Written and Directed by Student Stephanie Falkeis, at New York Women in Film and Television Film Festival

January 22, 2021

Starring Roger Middleton and Raphael Nero, Falkeis’ short film follows an old man in search of a lost memory and hidden talisman on the beach of his childhood, where a curious young boy offers him unexpected guidance.

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Student Madeleine Collier Among International Film Festival Rotterdam's 2021 Young Film Critics

Student Madeleine Collier Among International Film Festival Rotterdam's 2021 Young Film Critics

January 22, 2021

Participants in the program become part of the editorial staff, producing festival coverage as they receive mentorship from IFFR’s editorial team and established film critics. 

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Making Movies From Afar

Making Movies From Afar

January 20, 2021

This School of the Arts film student is based in Seoul and working hard to stay connected with her community in New York.

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Five Columbia Films to Premiere at Sundance Film Festival 2021

Five Columbia Films to Premiere at Sundance Film Festival 2021

December 21, 2020

Doublespeak, a short film written and directed by student Hazel McKibbin, produced by student Stephanie Fine and associate produced by student Meera Vaidya; Luzzu, produced by Associate Professor of Professional Practice Ramin Bahrani; and two films produced by alumnus Joshua Cohen&nb

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