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‘Ford v. Ferrari’ and ‘Little Women’ take home 2020 Oscars
February 13, 2020

UPDATE 2/12/20:   Dominated by conversations about inclusivity, this year’s Oscars ceremony were attended by several Columbia filmmakers.

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Alumni Head to Berlinale 2020
February 12, 2020

February 20th marks the return of the Berlin International Film Festival, one of the world’s oldest and most acclaimed film festivals, in their 70th edition.

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Alumnus Sherman Payne '10 Writes for Showtime Hit 'Shameless'
February 12, 2020

Alumnus Sherman Payne '10 wrote two episodes of the 10th season of the Golden Globe nominated and Emmy-winning Showtime show Shameless.

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A New Film Explores Sexual Harassment in the Movie Industry
February 11, 2020

Kitty Green, the writer and director of "The Assistant," joined professors James Schamus and Denise Cruz to discuss her new film within the context of the "Me Too" movement.

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Alumnus King Lu '19 Awarded Humanitas Prize's Carol Mendelsohn College Drama Fellowship
February 6, 2020

Alumnus King Lu ’19 took home the Carol Mendelsohn College Drama Fellowship at the 45th annual Humanitas Prize ceremony last month for his feature screenplay From June to July.

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Films by Columbia Alumnae Win Big at Palm Springs Film Festival
February 5, 2020

Still from Cancion Sin Nombre (Song Without a Name), written & directed by Melina León '08, image courtesy of The Hollywood Reporter   Columbia alumnae Melina León '08 and Elisa Lleras '11 were both honored at the 2020 Palm Springs International Film Festival in early January.

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Alumna Julia Kots '08 Shows First Feature Film this Month
February 5, 2020

Inez & Doug & Kira, a feature written & directed by alumna Julia Kots ’08, will play as part of the Big Apple Film Festival next week.

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'The Swells' by Alumna Rachel James '17 Selected for the Black List
February 5, 2020

  The Swells, a feature screenplay by alumna Rachel James ’17, earned a coveted spot on the 15th annual Black List in December.

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Art by Faculty and Alumni Featured in Gulf War Exhibit at MoMA
January 23, 2020

Jon Kessler (Faculty) at MoMA PS1   The MoMA PS1 show Theater of Operations: The Gulf Wars 1991–2011 features works by artists who respond to the legacies of American military involvement in Iraq, beginning with the Gulf War in 1991.

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Three Columbia Filmmakers Win Big at Sundance 2020
January 15, 2020

UPDATE 2/5/20:   It’s been a successful 35th edition of the Sundance Film Festival for Columbia filmmakers with three films taking home prestigious prizes.

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