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'Green', by Alumni Suzanne Andrews Correa '17 and Mustafa Kaymak ‘17 Selected as Semi-FInalist at the NBCU Short Film Festival
September 27, 2018

Green, co-written & directed by Suzanne Andrews Correa '17, and co-written & produced by Mustafa Kaymak '17 was selected as semi-finalist for the NBCU Short Film Festival.

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Award-Winning Documentary by Alumnus Jonathan Bogarín '04 Released This Month
September 24, 2018

306 Hollywood, a feature film by Visual Arts alumnus Jonathan Bogarín '04 had its world premiere at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival and will be released in theaters on September 28th at Quad Cinema in New York, NY.

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Adjunct Professor Hannah Weyer wins The Danahy Fiction Prize for her short story 'Sanctuary City'
September 12, 2018

Adjunct Professor Hannah Weyer won The Danahy Fiction Prize for her short story Sanctuary City, a prize which honors her with a $1000 cash reward and publication in the Fall/Winter 2018 issue of Tampa Review.

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Columbia University School of the Arts announces Diversity Casting Initiative
September 6, 2018

The Columbia University School of the Arts Film Program is launching a new initiative, with funding from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, to strengthen diversity in filmmaking and help graduate students think more critically about inclusivity in the course of writing and casting.

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Faculty Member Joe Travers is Stunt Coordinator for 'The Depths'
April 30, 2018

Faculty member Joe Travers has created hundreds of fights, stunts and action sequences, from fistfights and duels to brawls and battles, on stage and on screen.

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Columbia in the Summer: An Interview with Summer Faculty Vito Adriaensens
April 3, 2018

Why is it important for artists to think about the history of animation?   Because animation eclectically dips into the inky wells of art history, accurately mirroring popular art movements of the twentieth and twenty-first century.

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Digital Storytelling Lab to Present Breakthroughs in Storytelling Awards
March 28, 2018

On April 4th, 2018 at 6pm, the Digital Storytelling Lab (DSL) will host its third-annual Breakthroughs in Storytelling award at Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center in Lincoln Center.

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Columbia in the Summer: An Interview with Summer Faculty Joshua Glick
March 24, 2018

What inspired you to teach this class?    Contemporary documentary is really at the intersection of my interests in politics, art, social change, and the public humanities.

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Antonio Mendez Esparza ‘08 Nominated for Two Independent Spirit Awards
February 19, 2018

UPDATE: Life and Nothing More, written & directed by Antonio Méndez Esparza '08, will open the Film Comment Selects series at the Film Society of Lincoln Center this month.

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Kimberly Peirce ‘96 to Helm Film for Amazon Studios
December 22, 2017

Alumna Kimberly Peirce ‘96 is set to direct the film adaption of The Story of Jane: The Legendary Underground Feminist Abortion Service, the true story of a secret feminist group who provided abortions before it was legalized written by Laura Kaplan.

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