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Four Projects by Columbia Filmmakers Finalists for 2020 SFFilm Rainin Grant
October 28, 2020

Gulaab is about a meek and conservative family man who, amidst a deadly heatwave in Lahore, joins the dance troupe of a fiercely ambitious trans starlet at an erotic theater and gets engulfed in a blazing summer of romance and rebellion.

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‘Entre tú y Milagros’ Wins Best Short at Hamptons International Film Festival 2020, Qualifies for Oscars
October 26, 2020

Entre tú y Milagros, a short film directed by Mariana Saffon '19, written by Saffon and alumna Nathalie Álvarez Mesén '19, produced by Saffon and student Jorge Granados Ross, associate produced by alumnus Saim Sadiq '19 and edited by alumnus Andrew Stephen Lee '18 continues to make waves on the festival circuit by taking home the Best Narrative Short Film award at the Oscar-qualifying 28th Hamptons International Film Festival.

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Three Columbia Films Premiere at the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival
October 26, 2020

Death of Nintendo also recently screened at the Asian American International Film Festival and the Urbanworld Film Festival, and it will screen at the Hawai'i International Film Festival from November 5 to 29, and the San Diego Asian Film Festival from November 7 to 16.

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Writing Alumnus Grant Bergland '15 Receives Excellence in Filmmaking Award at 2020 Anthem Film Festival
October 21, 2020

Grant Bergland is a former intern at The New Yorker and former professor at Columbia University and The New School in New York.

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Mei Ann Teo '14 and Shayok Misha Chowdhury '16 to Present Work at Prelude Festival 2020
October 20, 2020

Theatre Directing alumni Mei Ann Teo ’14 and Shayok Misha Chowdhury ’16 will present their work at Prelude Festival 2020.

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Columbia's International Play Reading Festival Continues with 'Taxi Radio'
October 17, 2020

The Columbia University School of the Arts continued its second week of the International Play Reading Festival with a reading of Taxi Radio written (and translated from the Thai) by Nophand.

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Students Kathy Esquenazi-Mitrani and Aliza Brugger Make Waves At Festivals
October 15, 2020

Film students Kathy Esquenazi-Mitrani and Aliza Brugger are currently on a strong, respective festival run.

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Two Columbia Films Screen at Austin Film Festival 2020
October 15, 2020

The 27th edition of the Austin Film Festival is coming up with two films by Columbia filmmakers included in the virtual line up.

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Columbia's International Play Reading Fesitval Kicks Off with a Reading of Rarámuri Dreams
October 14, 2020

The Columbia University School of the Arts International Play Reading Festival kicked off its third year (and first virtual run) this month with a reading of Rarámuri Dreams written by Camila Villegas.

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'Blue Grey' by Fourth-Year Katie Kim and Alumna Flora Jiwu Yoo '20 Wins Best Short Award at SESIFF
October 13, 2020

The short film Blue Grey, written and directed by Directing Student Katie Kim, with Creative Producing Alumna Flora Jiwu Yoo ’20 as Producer and lead actor, won Best Short Award at the 12th annual Seoul International Extreme Short Image and Film Festival (SESIFF).

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