Four student documentaries will air on WCNY, the Syracuse PBS affiliate, on Sunday, May 13 at 10:30 p.m. The films were produced as assignments for Spring and Fall 2011 courses taught by Associate Professor John Scott.
The featured films include:
On the Fence
Produced by Robin Elliott, Erik Johanson, Brad Kolodner, Anna Rosenblatt
Course: Nonfiction Production, Spring 2011
Approximate airtime: 10:31 p.m.
Join FLEFF this week at Cinemapolis as we showcase the extraordinary film, video and new media microtopia in the Upstate New York region in two special screenings.
John Scott, TV/R and Karen Rodriguez, Cinema, Photography and Media Arts, have programmed two screenings--one focusing on lyrical works and the other on documentary--that torque the concept of...
Irena Salina’s award-winning documentary investigates what many believe to be the most important political and environmental issue of the 21st century. She builds a case against the growing privatization of the world’s dwindling freshwater supply with an unflinching focus on politics, pollution, human rights and the emergence of a domineering world water cartel. Beyond identifying the problem, “Flow” also gives viewers a look at the people and institutions providing practical solutions to the water crisis.
Sponsored by Take Back the Tap/Ithaca College, SGA, Trees Institute/Roy H. Park School of Communications
Associate Professor James Rada's documentary received a Director's Choice Selection for the 31st Annual Black Maria Film Festival.
The film, "Deeds Not Words: The Buffalo Soldiers in World War II," tells the true story of one of the last segregated army units as told by the men themselves. Included in the documentary are interviews with the Director of the Army War College, the daughter of one of the white officers in the unit and one of the 92nd Division’s biggest supporters, former Chair of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Colin Powell.
ITHACA, NY — The producers of such critically acclaimed films as “Boys Don’t Cry” and “The Laramie Project” will work with communications students and give a free public lecture during a visit to Ithaca College. Frequent collaborators Ted Hope and Christine Vachon will present “Producing Truly Independent Cinema” on Thursday, Dec. 1, at...