Join SMS on Monday, November 12 at 4:00 p.m. for theTown Hall, sponsored by the Media Studies Council. The Town Hall is a dialogue between faculty, staff, and students to address questions, thoughts, and concerns about the school, academic programs, and the future. To submit an anonymous question to be
Frederick Wiseman’s latest documentary MONROVIA, INDIANA is opening at Film Forum on 10/26. Check out the synopsis, trailer and ticket information, here. Additionally, there will be two Q&A’s with the filmmaker, one of Friday 10/26 at the 6:30PM show and one on Saturday 10/27 at 3:40PM. Read
Global South Center Presents: Sarah Jane Bailes on Agentic Objects + Catherine Sameh on Decolonial Feminism in Iran
On Tuesday, October 23 GSC will host Sarah Jane Bailes, Associate Professor in Theatre and Performance Studies at the University of Sussex with an international reputation reflective of contemporary shifts in the aesthetic and political potentialities of performance as a medium. Sara is the author
Start Your Week Organized It’s always nice to start your week refreshed, organized, and ahead of your to-do list. That 10 page paper? Check. Your part in a group assignment? Check.Plans for Winter Break? Check. Tickets to our 1st Annual Diversity + Media Career Summit? Check. Whether it’s Master The Art of Social
Flix Premiere is offering you a free movie ticket to watch its latest ORIGINAL Production – the film Bikini Moon at a movie theater in NYC on October 12th, 2018. You might want to take a look at the trailer here. The movie is directed by Milcho Manchevski – an Oscar nominated Director and the main actress is Condola Rashad –
FRENCH NATURES featuring BRUNO LATOUR’s conference-spectacle “INSIDE” October 26-27, 2018, New York University A two-day conference-festival about how literature, film, visual art, theater, and philosophy mediate our relationship to the planet in our times of environmental catastrophe. For more information, click here:
Apply online today! Don’t miss the IFP/UNSS 1st Round Application Deadline: Sunday, October 14 at 11:59 PM Apply to the IFP Now Apply to UNSS Now
On Tuesday, October 16 GSC will host Kenya (Robinson) / Mr. Kenya Robinson, an American multimedia artist whose work includes performance, sculpture, and installation. A native of Gainesville, Florida, (Robinson)’s work depicts themes of privilege and consumerism, while investigating the role of money in the
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In honor of Pamela B. Green’s Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blaché, screening at the festival Sunday, October 7th, the New York Film Festival and New York Women in Film & Television present a conversation with Alice Guy-Blaché and film preservation experts about her contributions
A Space to Process: Sexual Assault and Politics Anyone wanting to talk about sexual assault, their experiences, and impact of the current political climate is invited to attend this support group. Sponsored by Student Health Services and COPES, 80 5th Ave, 5th Floor Conference Room.
THE ELEVENTH RUSDOCFILMFEST-3W, ANNUAL RUSSIAN INDEPENDENT DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL IN NEW YORK will take place in Manhattan on October 19-21, 2018. In the last 10 years the festival has screened over 200 riveting documentaries created by filmmakers from across the USA and Eastern Europe. The
The Bushwick Film Festival has opened up a few screenings over the next several days, and you can use the promotional code BFFROCKS2k18 to redeem a ticket online here. If the code is invalid, the event has already sold out. Seaman and 207 10/11 at 5:30 PM
TNS will be hosting a event with Pen America called ‘On Fascism‘ featuring New Yorker writer Jelani Cobb, prominent public intellectual Timothy Snyder, and Yale Professor Jason Stanley. There are a large number of free student, staff, and faculty tickets still available, which can be accessed here.
Programmed: Rules, Codes, and Choreographies in Art, 1965–2018 Sep 28, 2018–Apr 14, 2019 Programmed: Rules, Codes, and Choreographies in Art, 1965–2018 establishes connections between works of art based on instructions, spanning over fifty years of conceptual, video, and computational art. The pieces in the exhibition are
Master Social Video Are you a digital native, with an agile creative mind? Social media pros from publications, agencies and brands share how they create the most engaging content, especially with word and image to build communities everywhere from Instagram to YouTube. RSVP Exclusive Q&A Tiffany
The Italian Department at Columbia University presents An Investigative Cinema – Politics and Modernization in Italian, French, and American Film
The Italian Department at Columbia University presents: An Investigative Cinema – Politics and Modernization in Italian, French, and American Film Please join the Italian Department on Thursday December 6, 2018 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at Columbia’s Heyman Center for the Humanities. On this occasion, Fabrizio Cilento (Messiah College) will present his book,
October Events and Opportunities Upcoming events from the Center for the Humanities this October highlight critical and creative work exploring: the #MeToo movement, sexual violence against women, and the concept of “epistemic injustice;” the scientific and social implications of infectious disease; the relationship between painting, poetry and translation;
Pathbreaking filmmaker, theorist and composer Trinh T. Minh-ha will be visiting the Pratt campus on Thursday, October 4th and Friday, October 5th. October 4th, 2018 5:00 PM: Welcome reception 5:30 PM: Film Screening of Forgetting Vietnam (2016), Dir. Trinh T. Minh-ha, followed by Q+A with the filmmaker.
OCTOBER EVENTS Tuesday, October 2, 6:00-9:00pm Theresa Lang Center, Arnhold Hall, 55 W. 13th Street While the benefits of diversity are well-documented, entrepreneurs from underrepresented backgrounds continue to face persistent barriers limiting their access to networks, funding, and education. This panel discussion will feature inspiring founders
Join NYWIFT for a candid conversation concerning the challenge for mothers balancing career and family while working within the demanding and competitive television and film industry. Guest speakers cinematographer Ayana Baraka, costume designer Katie Irish, makeup artist Martha Melendez, entertainment attorney Lauren Menkes, and actor Tricia Paoluccio and writer/director Tonya McCornell (moderator) will
Mario-Enrique Paoli will be performing at a private concert of experimental electronica. Hosted by GI Design Studio: Architecture/Interior Design at the Company Headquarters in Woodland Park, NJ. Friday, September 28, 8PM By invitation only– The event will be streamed live on Facebook and YouTube @
FILM LOVERS UNITE! JOIN COMMUNITY ACCESS AT THE 14TH ANNUAL NYC MENTAL HEALTH FILM FESTIVAL When: Saturday, October 13, 2018 Where: Village East Cinema, Second Avenue & 12th Street, NYC Tickets: $20: Morning Session $20: Afternoon Session $30: All Day Pass Back in 2005, Community Access started
It is only 6 days away from the inaugural BAMcinematek presents: Film School Shorts 2018! This showcase, curated by Curtis Caesar John and BAMcinématek’s Natalie Erazo, celebrates new work by select student filmmakers from Brooklyn College, the Feirstein Graduate School of Cinema, Pratt Institute, Syracuse
The Margaret Mead Film Festival at the American Museum of Natural History will take place October 18-21, if you’re interested in attending please click here for the full slate of film screenings and events. About the Mead The American Museum of Natural History’s Margaret Mead Film Festival, occurring
Impact Entrepreneurship Initiative Hosts Panel Discussion, “Creating a More Inclusive Economy: Pathways for Impact Entrepreneurs”
On October 2, the Impact Entrepreneurship Initiative (IEI) is hosting a panel discussion titled “Creating an Inclusive Economy: Pathways for Impact Entrepreneurs.” While the benefits of diversity are well-documented, entrepreneurs from underrepresented backgrounds continue to face persistent barriers limiting their access to networks, funding, and
Flix Premiere Invites You to the Theatrical Release of “Bikini Moon” + Opportunity for Free Admission
You’re invited to an Exclusive Film Premiere in NYC! Flix Premiere – the world’s first online cinema – invites you to its first ever US Theatrical Premiere of the film Bikini Moon – a distinct New York based film, directed by the highly acclaimed and Oscar Nominated director Milcho Manchevski, starring Condola Rashad (from
The 2018 SMS Mobile Film Festival is open to all students and showcases the power, accessibility, and appeal of mobile filmmaking. Come see a showcase of student filmmakers as they set out to tell stories, document experiences, and express art through smart phones, tablets, and
Lebanese filmmaker and photographer Akram Zaatari presents his video Her + Him (2001-12), which was recently acquired by Guggenheim Museum, and discusses his practice. A founding member of the Arab Image Foundation in Beirut, Zaatari assumes the roles of researcher, collector, archivist, and curator in his work.