CAMERAPERSON screening and cinematography workshop with filmmaker Kirsten Johnson

Monday May 20, 2019 7 PM Communications 150 (Studio C) CAMERAPERSON with filmmaker KIRSTEN JOHNSON co-sponsored by Porter College and Film + Digital Media Documentary cinematographer Kirsten Johnson (Citizenfour, Fahrenheit 9/11) has spent decades traveling the world, amassing a treasure trove of footage that she has assembled into an insightful, visually bold memoir about the […]

Poetics and Politics of Documentary 4: Against Story

Poetics and Politics of Documentary is a practice-led research symposium exploring the interconnections between art and knowledge as they are expressed in documentary practices, broadly conceived. It will be held at the University of California Santa Cruz May 16-19th, 2019. The Poetics and Politics of Documentary symposium represents an unusual opportunity for media makers and […]

STRONG ISLAND with filmmaker Yance Ford and Post-Realism Seminar #16

Monday February 4, 2019 7 PM Communications 150 (Studio C) STRONG ISLAND with filmmaker YANCE FORD in conversation with Film + Digital Media Professor Ruby Rich co-sponsored by Porter College and Film + Digital Media STRONG ISLAND chronicles the arc of a family across history, geography and tragedy – from the racial segregation of the […]