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Columbia Filmmakers Sweep 25th Annual Palm Springs International ShortFest
June 27, 2019

Many Columbia alumni and faculty took home awards at the 2019 Palm Springs Shortfest last week, the largest short film festival in North America.

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Alumna Jessica Shields '18 Wins HBOAccess Writing Fellowship
June 18, 2019

Alumna Jessica Shields ‘18 has been announced as a recipient of a 2019 HBOAccess Writing Fellowship.

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Bora Kim '11, Sameh Zoabi '05 and Professor Dan Kleinman Win at Seattle International Film Festival
June 14, 2019

The 45th Annual Seattle International Film Festival featured two films by alumni and faculty this year, Bora Kim '11 for House of Hummingbird and Sameh Zoabi '05 and Professor Dan Kleinman for Tel Aviv on Fire.

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Columbia Alumni and Faculty Win Big at 2019 Drama Desk Awards
June 14, 2019

The 64th Annual Drama Desk Awards presented by Broadway News were announced June 2, 2019 at The Town Hall in New York City.

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Alumni Clarence Coo '10 and Kareem Fahmy '07 Named 2019 Sundance Institute Theatre Lab Fellows
June 12, 2019

Alumni Clarence Coo ‘10 and Kareem Fahmy ‘07 have been named 2019 Sundance Institute Theatre Lab Fellows.

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Moara Passoni Co-Wrote Documentary 'The Edge of Democracy'
June 12, 2019

Moara Passoni, a current student, co-wrote the documentary, The Edge of Democracy, which screened in New York this month and premiere on Netflix soon thereafter.

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'Hadestown' Directed by Alumna Rachel Chavkin ’08 Wins Eight Tonys
June 10, 2019

  Update 6/10/2019: Hadestown, directed by alumna Rachel Chavkin ’08 (Directing) won in eight of the nine categories it was nominated, including Best Musical and Best Direction of a Musical.

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2019 ColumbIa University Film Festival Awardees
June 8, 2019

The Columbia University School of the Arts Film Program presented the 32nd Annual Columbia University Film Festival (CUFF), a week-long program of screenings, screenplay, and teleplay readings in New York.

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'Halston' Documentary by Frédéric Tcheng to Release May 24
May 15, 2019

Halston, a documentary by alumnus Frédéric Tcheng '07 will be released theatrically on May 24th.

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Playwriting Alumni and Faculty Work Featured On And Off The Stage 
May 6, 2019

Recently, The New York Times Style Magazine, T Magazine did a special feature where they asked 15 playwrights to create original works around their visions of America set in 2024.

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