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Mauricio Leiva Cock '13 Receives Tribeca Film Institute Grant
June 3, 2016

Mauricio Leiva Cock ’13 was awarded a grant from the Tribeca Institute Latin American Fund for his feature film The Life and Death of Espíritu Perdomo.

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Ira Deutchman to Adapt Film Classic Hestern Street into Musical
June 2, 2016

Film department professor Ira Deutchman will begin adapting the classic film Hester Street into a musical.

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Columbia Students Shortlisted for the Annual BAFTAs
June 2, 2016

At the 2016 BAFTA US Student Awards three films made by Columbians were honored: finalist El Adiós, written and directed by Clara Roquet, and edited by Mounia Akl; Pitter Patter Goes My Heart, written and directed by Christoph Rainer ’15; andStay Awake, written and directed by Jamie Sisley ’15, produced by Sarah Dorman ’14, and co-produced by Kristin Frost ‘14,Tom Sveen ‘14, and Ko-Rely Pi ‘14.

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Columbia University School of the Arts Connects to the Industry with the 29th Columbia University Film Festival in Los Angeles June 13 – 17, 2016
May 27, 2016

Filmmaker/Screenwriter Annemarie Jacir ’02 has received prestigious Andrew Sarris Award Columbia University School of the Arts Film Program has announced the Los Angeles programming for the 29th annual Columbia University Film Festival (CUFF), to include a two-day ScriptConnect industry networking event and the CUFF Jury Selects Screening and reception.

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Columbia Film Festival Closes with Jury Honors Screening at Awards Night
May 25, 2016

  The 29th annual Columbia University Film Festival ended in New York on May 17 with a screening of films selected by the festival jury and an awards ceremony at the DGA Theater in Manhattan.

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2016 Guy Gallo Memorial Award in Screenwriting Honors Columbia Undergraduate Film Major
May 3, 2016

The Film Program of Columbia University's School of the Arts is pleased to announce the winner of the annual Guy Gallo Memorial Award in Screenwriting: C.

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School of the Arts Filmmakers Among Juried Award Winners at Tribeca
May 1, 2016

The 15th annual Tribeca Film Festival, co-founded by Robert De Niro, Jane Rosenthal, and Craig Hatkoff, and presented by AT&T, announced the winners of its competition categories at an awards ceremony held on April 21st, 2016 in New York City.

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Elizabeth Wood Sells First Feature to Netflix, Filmrise
April 25, 2016

Elizabeth Wood ’13 has sold her first feature film, White Girl, to Netflix and FilmRise shortly after its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival.

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29th Columbia University Film Festival to Run May 13–17, 2016
April 21, 2016

Columbia University School of the Arts Film Program presents the 29th Annual Columbia University Film Festival (CUFF), a weeklong program of screenings, dramatic readings and special events in New York May 13 – 17, 2016.

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Filmmaker/Screenwriter Annemarie Jacir '02, Coumbia Film Alum, To Receive Andrew Sarris Award At Columbia University Film Festival
April 21, 2016

The Columbia University Film Festival’s 16th annual Andrew Sarris Award will be presented to Annemarie Jacir ’02, an alumna of Columbia University School of the Arts Film Program.

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