Posts Tagged ‘events’

Tickets on Sale Now for ARTS by George!

Tickets are on sale now for ARTS by George! ARTS by George! is an evening showcasing the extraordinary talents of students in Mason’s College of Visual and Performing Arts and will include screenings of student films, dance and theater performances, and much more. The evening will end with a performance by Broadway star Kelli O’Hara,…

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Mason Film Festival 2017 Award Winners

Mason Film Festival 2017 – Announcing Festival and Academic Winners! Congratulations to all students for your strong screenings and staged readings during the Mason Film Festival. Thank you to the FAVS Advisory Board for jurying our competition and awarding Pitch Awards that will help students in their productions. And to Film and Media Studies, GMU…

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GMU Visiting Filmmakers: Visitor’s Day

GMU Visiting Filmmakers Series: Visitor’s Day (Día de Visita) Wednesday, April 19, 2017,  7:30pm Johnson Center Cinema Documentary screening and discussion with director Nicole Opper Sixteen-year-old Juan Carlos ran away from an abusive home and lived on the streets of Mexico City for years before finding his way to Ipoderac, a unique group home and…

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Off The Wall

Join us to celebrate the visual arts at Mason! Explore the award-winning Art and Design Building and experience the visual arts at Mason as you’ve never seen them before. Engage with our talented students and faculty, enjoy delicious food and drink, and even take home art, all in support of much needed student scholarships and…

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GMU Visiting Filmmakers Series Presents Hooligan Sparrow

Thursday, March 2 4:30 pm, Johnson Center Cinema   GMU Visiting Filmmakers presents Hooligan Sparrow and a conversation with director Nanfu Wang. The film follows maverick activist Ye Haiyan (a.k.a Hooligan Sparrow) to Hainan Province in southern China to protest the case of six elementary school girls who were sexually abused by their principal. Marked…

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JAVA Premieres at RIFF

Poster art by Cameron Evans JAVA, the first short film produced in the Mason Film Lab, will make its film festival debut in competition at the Richmond International Film Festival on Saturday, March 4, 2017 12 p.m. at Bow Tie Movieland 2, headlining the International Shorts Spotlight 2 program. The Mason Film Lab began in…

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13TH Receives Academy Award Nomination

13TH, directed by Ava DuVernay, has scored an Academy Award nomination for Feature Documentary. Congratulations to co-Director of Photography for 13TH and Film and Video Studies Professor of Cinematography, Hans Charles! Please join us as we celebrate Prof Charles’ work and watch the film together during the GMU Visiting Filmmakers Series on Monday, February 13th,…

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The Changing Image of Women in Early American Cinema

The FAVS Fall Showcase begins with two evenings of screenings and discussions on The Changing Image of Women in Early American Cinema. All programs are in the Johnson Center Cinema at George Mason University and are free and open to the public. See the complete FAVS Fall Showcase schedule here. Wednesday, December 7 7:30 pm…

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FAVS Fall Showcase

Film and Video Studies at Mason announces the FAVS Fall Showcase! This year’s Showcase is the biggest ever and will include undergraduate work in Web Series, Music Video Experimentation, and Documentary Directing and will screen the capstone works from graduating seniors, including a staged reading of capstone scripts, and exhibit works, papers and panels by…

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BiRDMAN LiVE Master Class

Free and open to Mason students. We are excited to announce the BiRDMAN LiVE Master Class with Grammy and Golden Globe-award winning percussionist Antonio Sanchez, composer of the original film score for Alejandro Gonzales Iñarritu’s BiRDMAN. Sanchez will present a lecture and Q&A on music, composition, and film on Friday November 18 at 3 pm…

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