Archive for September 2016

Ava DuVernay’s 13th Debuts on Netflix on Oct 7

The New York Film Festival opens Friday, Sept 30, with 13TH by Ava DuVernay and will premiere on Netflix on Friday, October 7. Film and Video Studies at Mason professor of Cinematography Hans Charles is Director of Photography on this Netflix produced doc that focuses on the history of black oppression in the United States.…

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Best of FAVS at the Virginia Film Festival

Keep on Steppin Through d. Omar Amalou For the second year in a row, Film and Video Studies is very excited to announce the Best of FAVS at the Virginia Film Festival! Saturday, November 5 11 am, Violet Crown C, Charlottesville The Best of FAVS Program at GMU returns to the Virginia Film Festival with…

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GMU Visiting Filmmakers: City of Trees

Still from City of Trees GMU Visiting Filmmakers Series: City of Trees Wednesday, November 9, 2016 4:30 PM to 7:00 PM Johnson Center, Cinema Q&A with Brandon and Lance Kramer to follow   76 min, USA, directed by Brandon Kramer, produced by Lance Kramer a film by Meridian Hill Pictures, in association with Kartemquin Films…

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GMU Student Showcase at the Washington West Film Festival!

    Sat, October 22, 2016 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM Bow Tie Cinemas Reston Town Center 11 & BTX 11940 Market Street Reston, VA   We are excited to announce the GMU Student Film Showcase at the Washington West Film Festival! Did you miss the Best of FAVS screening? If so, now is your…

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Best of FAVS!

  BEST of FAVS Friday, September 16, 2016 4 pm, Johnson Center Cinema Come see the future of independent film and experience a collection of nine stunning, hilarious and heartfelt short films produced by the students of the Film and Video Studies program.  Reception and a Q&A with the filmmakers to follow.   Screening (in…

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Through the Trees’ Eyes wins a Cindy!

Through the Trees’ Eyes production still. Congratulations to Through the Trees’ Eyes, which has been awarded was just awarded a bronze Cinema in Industry Cindy Award. The FAVS crew included Jason Gillian, Hannah Looney, Cameron Perrier, Logan McKennah Brown and Austin Crooch and was made as part of Susan Kehoe’s Web Series course.

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Studio A with Cheryl Furjanic wins a Bronze Telly Award!

The Winners of the 37th Annual Telly Awards were announced this summer. With over 12,000 entries from all 50 states and 5 continents, we are excited to announce that Studio A: Cheryl Furjanic is a winner of a 2016 Bronze Telly for Film/Video! Film and Media Studies presented Furjanic and her film Back on Board:…

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