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The Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival from the interns' point of view
Monday, April 4, 2016
Blog posting written by Gabriella LoBue, Cinema and Photography, ’18, FLEFF Intern, Hackettstown, New Jersey.
“Ithaca, New York, ten square miles surrounded by reality.” Some locals agree with, and many bumper stickers read this quote regarding the city of upstate New York. Although it may vary depending on whom you ask, many agree that this proverb suggests that...
Sunday, April 19, 2015
Blog posting by Cindy Yong, Biology; Writing '16, Eagleville, PA, FLEFF Blogger
I’m actually blogging for a film festival.
At the beginning of FLEFF 2015, I felt out of my element. In the cinema world, I’m used to reaping the benefits of filmmaking. But these past few months, I participated in actually helping a film festival run...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Blog post by Blaize Hall, TV-R, '15, Georgia, VT
The festival has run its course, the guests have gone home, the posters have been taken down, and the blogging is over - mostly. Two weeks later, the energy of festival week has dissipated, but the impact remains. Three films impacted me in unexpected ways, and cause my mind to wander back to Cinemapolis in my spare...
Sunday, March 9, 2014
Dissonance has surrounded my relationship with FLEFF.
Sunday, March 9, 2014
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Being a FLEFF blogger has absolutely been one thing above all else: challenging. I have read and reread critical film festival theory books, such as Film Festivals and Activism, as I have become immersed in this historical and forward moving industry. I have written and rewritten blogs while attempting...
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Blog posting by Kimberly Capehart, Documentary Studies and Production '16, FLEFF Blogger, Cherry Hill, NJ
The blogging team has been busy interviewing and writing for the past couple of weeks, but we've also been doing quite a bit of learning. In order to more fully understand our position in the festival world, we've been reading a number of...
Friday, May 10, 2013
Blog posting written by Shawn Steiner, Film, Photography, and Visual Arts '13, FLEFF Intern, Elkridge, MD
It's been a good three years since I started college and I haven't missed a single Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival. I was a blogger my freshman year, a willing participant under Dr. Zimmermann's tutelage my sophomore year and yet again a blogger this year, my junior/senior...
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Blog posting written by Shea Lynch, Documentary Studies ’13, FLEFF Intern, Glens Falls, New York
I would like to thank everyone that was apart of FLEFF 2013!
It was one of the best years yet and we had one of the most engaged intern teams, both bloggers and interns. It’s time to say goodbye as I...
Thursday, April 18, 2013
Blog posting written by Erica Moriarty, Documentary Studies and Production ’16, FLEFF Intern, Houston, Texas
“Stories are at the core of understanding people.”
Liz Miller’s words during the Transmedia Workshop stuck with me during the entire week of FLEFF. Now more than a week later, I find...
Monday, April 15, 2013
Blog posting written by Andrew Ronald, Film, Photography & Visual Arts '15, Mahopac NY, Social Media Manager
This 16th annual Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival has come and gone, and let me just say it was such a powerful experience.
Being a blogger has allowed me to develop my own voice, communicate my own thoughts, and fully immerse in the festival's...
Monday, April 15, 2013
Blog posting by Chloe Wilson, Television-Radio '14, Ashland Massachusetts, Festival Blogger
It’s hard to believe that FLEFF was only a week ago. It’s such a jam-packed week so, for me, it takes a long time to process all of the things I learned and all of the...
Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Blog posting by Kimberly Capehart, Documentary Studies and Production ’16, FLEFF Blogger, Cherry Hill, New Jersey
As a freshman in college, lots of things in the past 7 months have seemed intimidating.
It was intimidating to start all over at the bottom of the social food chain in a brand new school. It was intimidating to...
Saturday, February 23, 2013
Blog posting written by Andrew Ronald, Film, Photography & Visual Arts '15, FLEFF Social Media Manager, Mahopac, NY
Although FLEFF is just a little over a month away, there is so much that has yet to happen. And there is so much to be excited for. At this point in my FLEFF-tastic journey, I have had a lot to reflect...