Nathan Fitch makes waves with Cost of Fashion

Posted on February 13th, 2014 · Posted in IMA, Student

IMA student Nathan Fitch teamed up with photographer Ismail Ferdous and IMA allum Grayson Earle to intervene on New York Fashion Week’s opening night at Lincoln Center. The purpose of the intervention is to bring attention to the tragic collapse of a garment factory in Bangladesh last April. Leveraging the..
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PUZZLES: When Hate Came to Town Tuesday, February 11 at 6:30 PM

Posted on February 11th, 2014 · Posted in Event, Faculty, IMA, Screenings

PUZZLES: When Hate Came to Town will screen followed by open discussion Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at 6:30 PM Lang Recital Hall, Hunter College in New York City As civil rights for LGBT and other minority groups are won violent backlashes have been known to increase. Today LGBT people are far..
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IMA student Annie Berman STREET VIEWS project to screen at Rome Independent Film Festival

Posted on February 8th, 2014 · Posted in Event, IMA, Student

Made entirely within Google, Street Views is a somnambulant tour defying natural laws of perspective, time, and continuity. Our guide discovers she can get lost while never straying from the map. Places also get lost – like a video store. She attempts to interact with this world. Retracing her path,..
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IMA student Betty Yu awarded Arts Matter Foundation Grant

Posted on February 8th, 2014 · Posted in Alumni, IMA

Support for The War Within: Healing the Wounds, a feature-length documentary capturing the lives of veterans and active duty soldiers of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars.

IMA alum Iva Radivojevic’s EVAPORATING BORDERS U.S. Premiere at SXSW 2014

Posted on February 8th, 2014 · Posted in Event, IMA, Screenings

“Evaporating Borders” is a visual essay in five parts guided by filmmaker’s curious eye and personal reflections. Through the people she encounters along the way, the film dissects the experience of asylum seekers in Cyprus : A PLO activist and exile from Iraq is denied asylum within 15 minutes; neo-nazi fundamentalists roam..
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IMA Alum Sasha Wortzel’s film premiere’s at Berlinale!

Posted on February 8th, 2014 · Posted in Alumni, Event, IMA

The sixth part in the compilation Fucking Different XXY film series breaks new ground. Since 2005 producer and project initiator Kristian Petersen has asked gay and lesbian filmmakers from various cities to make short documentary and fiction films – in each case a lesbian taking on gay topics and vice versa.

“At Land and Sea”: IMA Artists Screen at Scene: Brooklyn Film Series

Posted on November 8th, 2013 · Posted in Alumni, Faculty, IMA, Student

Last Saturday, October 26th, Scene: Brooklyn’s At Land and Sea program from Brooklyn Arts Council featured works from IMA student Kevin T. Allen, alumni Sarah Nelson Wright and Laura Chipley, and faculty member Martin Lucas. Commemorating one year since Sandy, the night showcased experimental and ethnographic films about waterways, seascapes,..
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IMA student Iva Radivojevic featured in Filmmaker Magazine

Posted on July 18th, 2013 · Posted in IMA, Student

IMA student Iva Radivojevic featured in “25 New Faces of Independent Film” – Filmmaker Magazine

IMA alumni project – Newton Creek Armada

Posted on July 15th, 2013 · Posted in Alumni, IMA

Laura Chipely (IMA), Sarah Nelson Wright (IMA) and Nathan Kensinger present their project “Newton Creek Armada” at Gowanus Voyage. 
Saturday, July 20th – 

 2nd St & Bond St, Brooklyn, NY 11231 Gowanus Voyage is a one-day public art installation created for City of Water Day. It will present a..
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IMA student Makia Harper’s screening

Posted on July 8th, 2013 · Posted in IMA, Screenings, Student

“Our Space, Our Food, Our Bed Stuy” on Saturday, July 13, 2013. The film was produced (this past semester in Public Health Documentary) by IMA student Makia Harper, Phung Tran-Khamphounvong, Uki Lau, and Samantha Riddell, two public health students and undergraduate in the media studies program. Our Space, Our Food,..
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