Month: March 2024

Visiting Artist: Alessandra Lacorazza

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Join the Department of Film and Media Studies April 9 – 11, 2024 for a series of events with Sainsbury Visiting Artist Alessandra Lacorazza. Lacorazza is a queer Colombian-American writer-director whose feature debut In the Summers won the U.S. Dramatic Grand Jury Prize and the Directing Award at the 2024 Sundance Film Festival. After Maria, which she edited, was nominated for an Academy Award. As a worker-owner of the Meerkat Media Coop, Alessandra directs, produces, and edits artful and impactful videos for foundations, news magazines, publishers and non-profits.

RSVP here for events below (except for individual critiques):

Photo credit: Ray Rahim

Tuesday, April 9
2-5pm (Black Box, 543HN)
Class visit: FILMP 371: Screen Directing
Alessandra will provide a detailed inside look at her process directing In The Summers.
(open to students in FILMP 352, Film and Video Production Seminar, IMA)

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Film & Video production seminar application due April 15

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Apply for Film and Video production seminar by April 15! Seminar is required for students who want to do a screenplay, fiction film or documentary for Honors in Film or Media. It’s also open to non-honors students and a great capstone course to top off your Hunter experience.

Seminar is taught by Mark Elijah Rosenberg.

More info about seminar and application here.  Scroll down to  “Honors and Production Seminar (Thesis)