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Discuss the Process of Filmmaking with BOSCPUG

Posted by emily_grossberg November 18, 2014 Comments are off 33 views

Join the Boston Creative Pro User Group (BOSCPUG) for another conversation on the process of filmmaking! For updated schedule, visit: http://boscpug.org/next-meeting/ BOSCPUG is a story driven, globally connected network connecting filmmakers and media professionals featuring top industry creatives in conversation on their craft. BOSCPUG is a professional, creative outlet to pitch ideas for episodic content […]

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Silversonic Celebrates Emerson’s Music Video Makers with Special Showcase

Posted by emily_grossberg November 13, 2014 Comments are off 37 views

Silversonic is an annual showcase of music videos made by current Emerson students and alumni. It is a celebration of the combination of music and image as a unique art form worthy of exhibition in a cinema environment. There will be a reception following the screening with an opportunity for talk back with musicians and […]

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Three Short Films By Cristina Kotz Cornejo

Posted by emily_grossberg November 4, 2014 Comments are off 40 views

Discussion with director (VMA professor) will follow. Despertar, 15 minutes, Mexico, 2011. Rosa, a domestic worker in Mexico City, is at a crossroads in her relationship, her job and her life. Hermanas, 14 minutes, Mexico, 2013. Two sisters have been evicted from their home. Older sister Lupe takes responsibility for the move while younger sister, […]

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Take Part in Queer Awareness Month with ‘Alone with People’

Posted by emily_grossberg October 23, 2014 Comments are off 38 views

Part of Queer Awareness Month Drew Van Steenbergen, 30 minutes, USA, 2014 Emerson alum Quinn Marcus stars in this short LGBT film. Growing up gay in the South, a high school girl seeks the help of a therapist to come out to her family and friends in this coming-of-age, coming-of-gay story.

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‘Angkor’s Children’ and Discussion with VMA Director and Special Guests

Posted by emily_grossberg October 2, 2014 Comments are off 91 views

Discussion with the director (VMA professor) and special guests will follow. Lauren Shaw, 66 minutes, Cambodia, 2014. A film about Cambodia’s cultural and artistic renaissance told through the voices of three young Cambodian women. A singer of Buddhist poetry, a circus artist, and former garment workers, grassroots, protest band; these are Angkor’s Children. They are […]

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Boston Creative Pro Users Group

Posted by emily_grossberg September 23, 2014 Comments are off 78 views

Join the Boston Creative Pro User Group (BOSCPUG) for another conversation on the process of filmmaking! For updated schedule, visit: http://boscpug.org/next-meeting/
BOSCPUG is a story driven, globally connected network connecting filmmakers and media professionals featuring top industry creatives in conversation on their craft. BOSCPUG is a professional, creative outlet to pitch ideas for episodic content creation […]

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What is Cinema? With Discussion Hosted by VMA Faculty

Posted by emily_grossberg September 9, 2014 Comments are off 107 views

Academy Award-winning filmmaker Chuck Workman’s documentary What is Cinema? tackles the question of its title through over 100 clips and new interviews. What is Cinema? not only asks a poignant question, but chronicles the best of filmmaking today and proposes where cinema will go, and should go, in the future.

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BOSCPUG: Screening of New York in Motion and Q+A with Director Graham Elliot

Posted by amy_depaola April 24, 2014 Comments are off 121 views

New York in Motion is a fascinating look behind the scenes and screens of New York’s thriving motion graphics industry. They have become so ubiquitous, we hardly notice them any more: motion graphics in advertisements, music videos, films, billboards, websites – yet they very much shape how we see and interact with the world today. The […]

Basement Media Festival with curators LJ Frezza and Nicholas Tamburo

Basement Media Festival with curators LJ Frezza and Nicholas Tamburo

Posted by anna_feder October 29, 2013 Comments are off 192 views

The BASEMENT Media Fest is a survey of contemporary artists working with lo-def, lo-tech, and lo-fi motion pix techniques. Founded in response to the commercial race for hi-res and true-to-life IMG quality, BASEMENT is a celebration of the mediated experience as an aesthetic experience. Equal parts glitchd digital vidz, fuzzy VHS, and grimy 16mm film, […]

No Wind, No Waves and Thief: Two short films by Julian Higgins (’08)

No Wind, No Waves and Thief: Two short films by Julian Higgins (’08)

Posted by anna_feder October 10, 2013 Comments are off 227 views

Director, Julian Higgins, is a Los Angeles based writer and director. He has earned a BFA in Film from Emerson College as well as an MFA in Directing from the world famous American Film Institute. NO WIND, NO WAVES (2008) Emerson College A middle-aged Chinese man arrives in America for the first time to visit […]

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