Notes on Liberty, a documentary directed by Professor John Scott and produced by Adjunct Professor Karen Rodriguez, was recently selected as one of thirty documentaries for the 2010 American Documentary Showcase.
The Showcase is a program of independent documentaries funded by the US State Departments Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (BECA), and is offered to US Embassies for screening abroad with the hope of providing “a broad and diversified look at American life and the values of a democratic society as seen by American documentary filmmakers.” The program is administered by the University Film and Video Association and funded in part by a grant from the United States Department of State.
ITHACA, NY — Filmmaker and historian Judy Richardson will give two free public presentations at Ithaca College on Thursday, April 8. At 4 p.m. in Textor 101 she will screen and answers questions about her newest film, “Scarred Justice: The Orangeburg Massacre 1968.” At 7 p.m. in Textor 102 she will deliver the annual ...
Join Habitat for Humanity as we put on a Student Leadership Institute Leading in a Diverse World session on Tuesday April 6th during the lunch hour (12:10-1:00 pm) in Textor 101.
Award–winning filmmaker Ric Burns and three of his longtime colleagues will provide an inside look at the documentary process in a seminar at Ithaca College. “Documentary Filmmaking: A Seminar in Collaboration” will be held on Wednesday, March 31, at 4 p.m. in Park Hall Auditorium. It is free and open to the public.
Joining Burns on the panel will be composer and 1974 Ithaca College alumnus Brian Keane, film editor Lishin Yu and sound editor Ira Spiegel. The seminar will focus on the interconnectedness of image, music and sound in the filmmaking process. Observe how a picture editor cuts for the sound editor, how the sound editor designs with the composer in mind and how ultimately they are all working to bring the director’s vision to the screen.