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The Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival from the interns' point of view
Sunday, April 1, 2018
Blog Posting by Thomas Ball, FLEFF Blogger, Cinema and Photography 18'
First and foremost, the events chosen for the Cinemapolis screenings at FLEFF require the use of the theater’s larger exhibition spaces.
FLEFF events take place in a variety of places. Some take place in the Park School of Communications Auditorium, while others take place in classroom settings...
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Blog posting written by Julianne Grillo, Writing for Film, TV and Emerging Media ’20, Honors, FLEFF Blogging Intern, Clinton, NJ
Last fall, in an introductory film class, I first experienced the Cloud Chamber Orchestra. The ensemble combines the talents of three NY-based musicians, Robby...
Monday, February 19, 2018
~~Blog post written by Thomas Ball, Cinema and Photo 18’, Shelton, CT.
I learned the most important aspect of film festivals from my experiences as an intern and from my directors at FLEFF. Mainly, film festival programming does not happen quickly, and does not occur in a vacuum.
In order to properly schedule events and screenings, the programming of a festival needs...
Sunday, March 27, 2016
Blog posting written by Rebecca Cox, Cinema and Photography, ’16, FLEFF Intern, Lebanon, Pennsylvania.
In less than a week the theaters of Cinemapolis will be buzzing with festivalgoers and guests. Most of these films cover global issues such as the Partition of India and the BP oil spill. With so many films to choose from, here is a list of five events to see at...
Monday, April 13, 2015
Blog posting by Kimberly Capehart, Documentary Studies and Production '16, FLEFF Blogger, Cherry Hill, New Jersey
On Saturday, April 10th, the 18th annual Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival hosted its annual silent film, live music collaborative event. This year, King Vidor's 1928 classic,
Saturday, April 11, 2015
Blog posting by Hannah Basciano, Documentary
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Blog posting by Katie Beaule, Communication Management and Design '16, FLEFF Blogger, Windsor, CT
When talking about FLEFF, it would be a dishonor not to mention the festival’s right-hand man, Cinemapolis. Specializing in independent, foreign, and locally produced films, this movie theater has always been a gracious...
Monday, March 30, 2015
Blog posting by Hannah Basciano, Documentary Studies and Production '17, FLEFF Blogger, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Timbre, rhythm, harmony, tone, expression—and darkness.
Sunday, March 29, 2015
Blog Posting by Melani Lopez, Film, Photography, and Visual Arts '17, FLEFF Blogger, Houston, TX
FLEFF: A different environment.
You’ve seen it on countless posters and advertisements. Habitats. Environments. What does it all mean? Well, it means that this year, FLEFF promises to create havens for dialogue and open conversation on a variety of topics and films....
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Blog post by Haley Stearns, Still Photography '15, FLEFF Blogger, Buffalo, New York
As a first year student attending Ithaca College, I originally studied film. As a film student, I had the pleasure of watching Sergei Eisenstein’s 1925 silent film, Battleship Potemkin three times prior to viewing it at Cinemapolis on Saturday, April 5th.
Sunday, April 6, 2014
Blog posting by Kimberly Capehart, Documentary Studies and Production '16, FLEFF Blogger, Cherry Hill, NJ
With screenings beginning at noon, Saturday, April 5th was a very full day of FLEFF.
The lobby quickly filled with coffee-clutching people around 11:30, eagerly anticipating the day's full line up, including: A Will for the...
Sunday, March 30, 2014
Robby Aceto is the guitarist of Ithaca’s Cloud Chamber Orchestra. From coplex rythms to ambient tonalities, the group has the innovative ability to tap into music through unique and creative styles. Aceto will be playing on Saturday as the group accompanies the historic film, Battleship Potemkin, live at...
Friday, March 28, 2014
Blog post by Blaize Hall, Television-Radio, '15, Georgia, Vermont
Thursday, February 6, 2014
Blog post written by Kayla Reopelle, Documentary Studies and Production '14, FLEFF Blogger, Roy, WA
“So many strange peoples and hardships...”
Sunday, February 2, 2014
Blog post by Blaize Hall, Television-Radio Communications, '15, Georgia, VT
Hello Curious Wanderer of FLEFF Blogs,
You may know that our team meets weekly for a class guiding us on our journey as bloggers. This week instead of a lecture and discussion, we attended the Cloud Chamber Orchestra live accompaniment to
Sunday, February 2, 2014
Sunday, January 26, 2014
Ithaca's very own Cloud Chamber Orchestra will be playing an original live score to the classic documentary, Grass: A Nation's Battle for Life, this Tuesday, January 28th, 2014 at the Sage Chapel at Cornell University. The beautiful interior of the chapel should make a pleasant backdrop for what is...
Sunday, January 26, 2014
Blog posting written by Kayla Reopelle, Documentary Studies and Production, ’14, FLEFF Blogger, Roy, WA
Wednesday, April 3, 2013
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Wednesday, February 29, 2012
Blog posting written by Ian Carsia, Cinema & Photography '14, FLEFF Intern, Hamilton, NJ
6:51 p.m. Blogging live with Robby Aceto. Aceto will be performing in a live musical accompaniment of "Nanook of the North" for FLEFF 2012.
6:53 p.m. FLEFF T-SHIRTS ARE IN!
6:57 p.m. This will be the fourth time Robby and...