Every year, the best of the best of our students’ work is compiled in a showcase we lovingly call “First Cut.” The showcase plays at two of the industry’s most important venues on each coast of the country – the Director’s Guild of America theater in Los Angeles, and in New York. As you’ve seen
With First Cut 2013 coming up in just a few short weeks, we’re unveiling our slate of films from 2012’s First Cut Showcase online, for the first time! First Cut 2012 – Amos After a robbery goes horribly wrong, a young gangster seeks refuge from a rival gang on a university campus, where he meets
< ?xml version="1.0" standalone="yes"?> You still have one more day to turn in your apps for the Fall 2013 Filmmaker-in-Residence program! This semester, our talented filmmaker is Academy Award-winning producer Cathy Schulman who produced such films as Salvation Boulevard, Crash , and The Illusionist .
< ?xml version="1.0" standalone="yes"?> With about 500 attendees from more than three dozen different universities and organizations, UFVA is a fantastic opportunity for collaboration. And I’m pleased to say, our faculty had some of the most interesting presentations in the program!
< ?xml version="1.0" standalone="yes"?> Transmedia, or the breaking apart of a single story into multiple different mediums, was one of the most fascinating emerging trends discussed at the UFVA conference this week.
< ?xml version="1.0" standalone="yes"?> Late last night, the Chapman film “Into the Silent Sea” took the Grand Prize at the BAFTA awards in LA.
Alumnus Jason Wise’s latest film SOMM gets a great, honest review from the LA Times film critics.
This is a great opportunity for all graphic design-minded film and PR majors! Run by the Hollywood Reporter, the contest provides students and professionals alike a great shot at some incredible exposure. And with their newly expanded criteria for entry, it’s great practice for any up-and-coming media professional – which is all of you!
Congrats to Professor Harry Ufland, recently interviewed about his international teaching efforts in connection with Dodge College by Australia’s premiere film magazine, FILMINK.
< ?xml version="1.0" standalone="yes"?> Alumnus Jason Wise writes to let us know the trailer for his feature film “SOMM” is holding court atop the coveted iTunes Trailers mountain!