ITHACA, NY — Students currently enrolled in high school or secondary school in the United States or overseas are invited to submit entries to the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival (FLEFF) Dissonance Project, a nonfiction and journalism writing contest exploring the concept of...
If you might be interested in offering a one credit course that takes advantage of or connects with the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival, there is still funding available. Please read the FLEFF mission statement below and contact Warren Schlesinger, FLEFF mini course coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 4-3951 for more information.
Amnesty International in Collaboration with the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival Presents
the Ithaca Premiere of
Dirty Wars (Rick Rowley, USA, 2013)
Friday October 4th at 7 p.m.
Health Science and Human Performance Building, Hill 104
Free and open to the public
Patricia Zimmermann, professor of screen studies and codirector of the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival (FLEFF), delivered invited lectures and conducted workshops on documentary new media forms in Guangzhou, China, in December of 2012. She was posted to China as part of the American Film Showcase, a US State Department initiative to foster cultural exchange and understanding.
On December 3, Zimmermann presented a formal lecture on new media entitled “Open Space Documentary: Participatory Media in Action” at Sun Yat-sen University in Guangzhou, China. Showcasing US-based transmedia projects exhibited in previous Finger Lake Environmental Film Festivals at Ithaca College, her talk theorized the function of collaborative, interactive, and permeable new media practices to open up spaces for new encounters.
ITHACA, NY — “Null Sets,” a visual work by transmedia designer and artist Evan Meany and mathematician Amy Szczepanski, won the Jury Prize in the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival’s “Distributed Microtopia Exhibition.” The exhibit was judged by writer and social media producer Enrico Aditjondro from EngageMedia in Indonesia. The exhibit’s...