Archive: June 2014
ITHACA, NY — Ithaca College students Leah Galant, Caroline Podraza and Rachel Woolf highlight a former inmate’s successful re-entry to society in “Beyond the Wall,” a social justice documentary recently screened at two national film festivals focused on promoting the work of youth and undergraduate filmmakers.
Patricia R. Zimmermann, professor of screen studies and codirector of the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival, delivered one of the closing plenary addresses at the What is Documentary? Conference at the University of Oregon, April 23-26, 2014.
With her collaborator and co-author Helen De Michiel, a new media artist, designer, and writer based in the Bay Area, she presented a talked entitled “Towards a Theory and Practice of Open Space New Media Documentary.”