Film & Media Studies
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Submitted by email@example.com on Tue, 05/31/2011 - 14:12.
Next Friday, June 10, 2011, eight short films by First Year students in the MFA Program in Documentary Film and Video will be presented in the Annenberg Auditorium. The screenings will be followed by a Q&A with the filmmakers and a reception.
You can read more about the event here.
Friday, June 10, 2011 at 7:30 pm
Annenberg Auditorium is located in the basement level of the Cummings Art Building, 435 Lasuen Mall, Stanford. Parking is free after 4:00 pm on weekdays and all day on weekends. Information: (650) 723-3404.
Submitted by firstname.lastname@example.org on Wed, 09/29/2010 - 10:31.
Director Arthur Penn has died, a day after his 88th birthday.
Penn, best known for making the films Bonnie and Clyde and Little Big Man, was nominated for 3 Academy Awards for Best Director for Bonnie and Clyde, Alice's Restaurant, and The Miracle Worker (he directed both film and Broadway theater versions).
A lesser known fact is that Penn coached John F. Kennedy for his famous televised presidential debates with Richard M. Nixon in 1960.
Submitted by email@example.com on Thu, 06/10/2010 - 07:17.
Stanford has acquired the business archives of Canyon Cinema, including Canyon's Cinemanews, the main organ of the independent filmmaking community, in addition to letters, memos, posters and exhibition records. The details of the acquisition are available in the Stanford News Service story. A scholarly study of Canyon Cinema and its founder Bruce Baillie has also been published and is available in Green Library.