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Film by Alumni Now Streaming on Vidsee
October 28, 2020

Distance, written and directed by Grace Swee '18 and produced by Apoorva Charan '18, is now streaming on Vidsee, as part of the Viddsee Juree Awards Singapore 2020, Out Of Competition program.

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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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Film Professor Richard Dresser Publishes 'It Happened Here'
October 26, 2020

According to author Peter Quinn, "It Happened Here is a witheringly funny, presciently wise, and deeply alarming account of a nation's corruption and a family redemption.

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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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Forthcoming Book from Former Visiting Professor Thomas Elsaesser
October 23, 2020

Through examples such as Minority Report, Mulholland Drive, Source Code, and Back to the Future, Elsaesser explores how mind-game films challenge us and play games with our perception of reality, creating skepticism and doubt.

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'Stella For Star,' Co-Written and Directed by Alumni Available on Filmatique
October 19, 2020

Stella For Star, co-written and directed by alumnus Nick Singer '19 and co-written by alumnus Ben Gottlieb '19, is now available to view on Filmatique.

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On A Global Scale: From Iceland to New York and Back
October 15, 2020

Welcome to another edition of On A Global Scale.

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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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