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.
HER directed by Spike Jonze Set in the Los Angeles of the slight future, “Her” follows Theodore Twombly, a complex, soulful man who makes his living writing touching, personal letters for other people. Heartbroken after the end of a long relationship, he becomes intrigued with a new, advanced operating system, which promises to be an […]
A diverse survey of student work made in response to the marathon bombing tragedy. Utilizing a range of creative approaches from personal documentary, narrative treatments, and experimental film and video, these works from Visual and Media Arts Undergraduate and Graduate students present a multidimensional response to the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing and its aftermath. Their […]
In Goats, Ellis (Graham Phillips) is the most adult member of his eccentric family at 15 years old. His mom (Vera Farmiga) is a New Age hippie that spends all of her time working on self-help rituals with her hustler boyfriend (Justin Kirk). His dad (Ty Burrell) left home years ago and is more focused […]
A presentation of video profiles of trans folks from across the country with a Q&A from director/ Emerson alum Jesse Begeny. (co sponsored by EAGLE) I AM: Trans People Speak is a project to raise awareness about the diversity that exists within transgender communities. It gives a voice to transgender individuals, as well as their families, friends, […]