News & Events
Thu, Jan 18, 2018 to Thu, May 03, 2018
Thu, Dec 07, 2017
The National Gallery of Art in Washington D.C. will be screening Professor Harris’s award-winning experimental film Reckless Eyeballing (2014) as part of their series titled Affinities, or the Weight of Cinema in January 2018.
Links to the NGA series:
Fri, Dec 01, 2017
Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Cinematic Arts was honored recently to be invited to Princeton University to present a talk titled “The Sky of an Image: Modernity’s Cin-Aerial Dimension,” as part of their Thinking Cinema Lecture Series in which they invited six key leaders in the field of film studies (including Professors from Yale, Berkeley, McGill, Penn, and Amherst). Professor Amad presented the third lecture in its seven-part, year-long Thinking Cinema series, which “structures vibrant encounters between leading film scholars and the Princeton community”.
Thu, Nov 30, 2017
Please join us for a conversation with Terence Blanchard moderated by Corey Creekmur, Associate Professor, Head of Film Studies in the Department of Cinematic Arts and John Rapson, Professor of Jazz Studies in the School of Music
Date: Thursday, November 30, 2017
Location: Voxman Music Building, Room 2451
Mon, Nov 13, 2017
Congratulations to Jason Livingston on his selection as a summer 2018 Fellow at Image Text Ithaca. “All are working contemporary artists who publish and exhibit their work in national and international contexts. [Fellows are] dedicated to innovative approaches and traditions that value psychologically, culturally and politically engaged work.” Current and past Fellows include Claudia Rankine, Tony Cokes and Stephanie Barber.
Tue, Nov 14, 2017
Please join us for the season’s second Headroom event, with filmmaker Mike Stoltz in attendance to present a program of new and recent work on 16mm and video!
The screening will be held in 105 AJB (the Franklin Miller Screening Room) at 7pm on Tuesday, November 14th. As always, Headroom is completely free and open to the public.
Thu, Nov 09, 2017
South Asian Studies Program Seminar – Fall 2017
The Cosmopolitical Aesthetic of Hindi Commercial Cinema Anu Thapa
Thursday, Nov. 9 from 4:30-6:00 pm in UCC 1117
Fri, Nov 10, 2017
The Becoming-Image of the Body:
the Cinematic Body in Media Archaeology and Philosophy A talk by Chang-Min Yu, PhD Candidate in Cinematic Arts at the University of Iowa
Friday November 10th, 3:30-5:00PM, E105 AJB
Chang-Min Yu’s articles have appeared in Film Criticism and Quarterly Review of Film and Video, and he has translated works by André Bazin, Jean-François Lyotard, and Christian Metz into Chinese. This presentation is free and open to the public.
Mon, Oct 30, 2017
Congratulations to FVP MFA student P. Sam Kessie whose “Last Summer” is one of nine short films selected for “The Film Lounge — Halloween Style,” which recently aired on Iowa Public Television.
,Mon, Oct 23, 2017
Faculty Hires Expand Cinematic Arts in New Directions
We are pleased to showcase the research of our two newer colleagues, Assistant Professor Chris Goetz and Associate Professor and Head of Film and Video Production Christopher Harris. Their appointments in the past two years are part of an exciting series of ongoing hires, which this year includes the Assistant Professor search in the area of Screenwriting and next year will include another Assistant Professor search in the area of Film Studies.