In May, IMA alumna Sarah Friendland will be screening her documentary film installation, The Rink Wednesday and Sunday Nights at the art and theater restaurant, Monkey Town, in Denver. She will be displaying along with an amazing program of 47 different artists and fantastic food.
IMA alumna Laura Chipley has just accepted a tenure track position at Suny Old Westbury. She will be teaching Media and Communications
IMA student Annie Berman was awarded Best Experimental Short Film at RIFF, Rome Independent Film Festival for her short, Street Views. Street Views is a documentary that turns to Google’s street view for setting, characters, and storyline.
Street Views will also be screening this Sunday night at Anthology Film Archive at 7:30PM. It will be apart of the Screen Loud Film Festival where five short movies explore the theme of being a ‘foreigner’ searching for a way to express oneself in a new world. The screenings will be followed by a Q&A with the filmmakers and the audience will get to vote for the best movie. The reception is sponsored by Estrella Damm and Freixenet.
Street Views will also be exhibited at the New Currents Media Festival in Santa Fe this June.