Early next year, Ithaca College alumna Crystal Kayiza will spend 10 days in Park City, Utah, screening the latest independent films and meeting with renowned filmmakers. The 2015 graduate is one of 15 filmmakers chosen from 800 applicants worldwide for the highly competitive Sundance Ignite...
Syrian president Bashar al-Assad had forced her and her family to flee in terror to country after country, so it wasn’t her anger that was surprising.
It was her age.
The two pink pom-poms on her sequined beanie hint at an innocence all but gone, and her vengeance is exacted as only a five-year-old knows how.
She picks a fiery red-orange crayon and...
Ithaca College student Daniella Hobbs took home the jury award at the Director’s Guild of America Student Film Awards for her documentary film, “The City of Good Neighbors.”
The senior documentary studies and production major accepted her...
Submitted on behalf of Provost Benjamin Rifkin:
Patricia Zimmermann, professor of screen studies and codirector of the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival, has been selected for the Roster of Fulbright Specialists. Her selection is a result of her books, publications, lectures, and workshops on democratic new media documentary and her research and programming work on environmental and human rights issues across media and multiple arts for the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival at Ithaca College.
This Roster is a list of candidates who are eligible to be matched with incoming project requests from overseas academic institutions for Fulbright Specialists. Dr. Zimmerman will be considered for projects that require her expertise.
Emmy Award-winning filmmakers Sarah Moshman and Dana Michelle Cook were tired of the lack of positive female role models in the media, and felt inspired to make a change. The result is the documentary entitled The Empowerment Project: Ordinary Women Doing Extraordinary Things.
You are invited to a screening of The Empowerment Project on Thursday, March 3 at 7:30 p.m. in the Park Hall Auditorium. A Q&A Session with the filmmakers will follow. The event is funded as part of the Park Distinguished Visitor Series through generosity of the Park Foundation.