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Alumna Jessica Shields '18 Awarded The Humanitas Prize's Carol Mendelsohn College Drama Fellowship
April 24, 2019

Jessica Shields '18 was recently awarded the Humanitas Prize's Carol Mendelsohn College Drama Fellowship for her pilot Rue Pigalle.

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'Kudzu' by Alumni Wins Best in Show at George Lindsay UNA Film Festival
April 8, 2019

Kudzu, written & directed by current student Connor Simpson and produced by alumnus Carver Diserens '17, won the award for Best in Show at the George Lindsay UNA Film Festival in Alabama.

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'Panopticon' by Alumnus George Sikharulidze '17 Selected For TorinoFilmLab's ScriptLab
April 2, 2019

Panopticon, a feature length screenplay written by George Sikharulidze '17, has been selected for the TorinoFilmLab's 2019 ScriptLab, an initiative focused on the development of fiction feature film scripts in early development stage.

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Alumna Sola Fasehun '15 Selected For 4th Annual Industry Academy
April 2, 2019

Alumna Sola Fasehun ‘15 was recently selected to participate in the 4th Annual Industry Academy organized by the Film Society of Lincoln Center in collaboration with the Locarno Film Festival.

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Alumni Win Big at the Guadalajara International Film Festival
March 28, 2019

The Life and Death of Espíritu Perdomo, a feature film project written & directed by alumnus Mauricio Leiva Cock '13 and produced by alumnus Mauro Mueller '13, won the El Taller post-production prize and the Cinema226 development, co-production, production and promotion prizes at the Guadalajara International Film Festival's Co-Production Meeting this week.

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Alumni Awarded College Television Award and Daytime Emmy Nominations
March 27, 2019

Film alumni have recently been awarded high television accolades.

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Current Student Francisco González Named Glimmer Train and 2019 Hamlin Garland Award Finalist
March 22, 2019

Current fiction student Francisco González was named a Glimmer Train finalist for his short story, Increments of Dust.

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Current Student Asad Farooqui Wins Atlanta Film Festival Screenplay Competition
March 13, 2019

The Immigration Game, a screenplay written by current student Asad Farooqui is one of three winners at the Atlanta Film Festival Screenplay Competition in the Feature Film category.

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Professor Sigrid Nunez '75 and Alumna Rachel Kushner '01 Finalists for 2019 Simpson Family Literary Prize
March 11, 2019

Professor and alumna Sigrid Nunez '75 and alumna Rachel Kushner ‘01 have been named finalists for the 2019 Simpson Family Literary Prize.

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Columbia's Digital Storytelling Lab to Present Breakthroughs in Storytelling Awards
March 11, 2019

On April 3, 2019 the Digital Storytelling Lab (DSL) will host its fourth-annual Breakthroughs in Storytelling award at Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center in Lincoln Center.

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