'Myth' by Alumna Alies Sluiter '20 Wins Five South Australian Screen Awards

'Myth' by Alumna Alies Sluiter '20 Wins Five South Australian Screen Awards

January 14, 2022

Myth - The Go Between, a short film written and directed by alumna Alies Sluiter '20, won five awards at the South Australian Screen Awards, including Best Drama, Best Director and the Grand Jury Prize.

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Alumna Hope Dickson Leach '05 Directs ‘Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde’ Hybrid

Alumna Hope Dickson Leach '05 Directs ‘Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde’ Hybrid

January 12, 2022

Alumna Hope Dickson Leach '05 is set to direct a hybrid adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson’s novel The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde in Edinburgh, Scotland.

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'Only the Moon Stands Still' by Alumnus Johnson Cheng '20 Wins Audience Award at AFI Fest
'Only the Moon Stands Still' by Alumnus Johnson Cheng '20 Wins Audience Award at AFI Fest December 27, 2021

Only The Moon Stands Still follows three generations of Chinese women who say goodbye to their family ballroom dance studio.

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Eleven Projects by Columbia Filmmakers Screen at 2022 Sundance Film Festival

Eleven Projects by Columbia Filmmakers Screen at 2022 Sundance Film Festival

December 20, 2021

The 37th edition of the prestigious Sundance Film Festival will see a high number of projects by Columbia filmmakers in its line up, which was released on December 12, 2021.

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Columbia Filmmakers at 2021 Rio de Janeiro International Film Festival

Columbia Filmmakers at 2021 Rio de Janeiro International Film Festival

December 20, 2021

Two films directed by alumnus Miguel Silveira ’15 screened this week at the 23rd Festival do Rio in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: American Thief and The Last Election & Other Love Stories.

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Two Films by Columbia Filmmakers Nominated for 2022 Golden Globes

Two Films by Columbia Filmmakers Nominated for 2022 Golden Globes

December 16, 2021

Nominations for the 79th Golden Globes have been announced by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, and two films by Columbia filmmakers have made the list: The Lost Daughter, directed by alumna Maggie Gyllenhaal '99 (CC), and House of Gucci, co-written by alumnus Roberto

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Numerous Columbia Filmmakers In 2021 Film Independent Fast Track Program

Numerous Columbia Filmmakers In 2021 Film Independent Fast Track Program

December 14, 2021

They are: Iesh Thapar '17, Sarah Seulki Oh '15, Esra Saydam '11, Gerry Kim '11, and Alvaro Valente '14.

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Alumna J. Sean Smith CC '16 Among 2021 Gotham Awards Winners

Alumna J. Sean Smith CC '16 Among 2021 Gotham Awards Winners

December 13, 2021

Smith was awarded the honor in recognition of her short film, #Whitina. Inspired by coming of age cult classics, it is a film about the inner and outer struggles of being Mexican-American against the backdrop of a social media obsessed society.

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'The Oxford Handbook of Queer Cinema', Co-Edited by Senior Lecturer Ron Gregg and Featuring Professor Tom Kalin

'The Oxford Handbook of Queer Cinema', Co-Edited by Senior Lecturer Ron Gregg and Featuring Professor Tom Kalin

December 10, 2021

The book includes chapters which range from textual analysis, industrial and production history, interpretation, ethnography, and archival research, all from a variety of contributors.

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