IMA/MFA Thesis Show Fall 2017

Posted on December 13, 2017 · Posted in IMA

Saturday, December 16th – starting at 4:30pm Lang Auditorium -4th Floor Hunter North Building Entrance on 69th Street between Lexington and Park Avenue, NYC Free and open to the public. Followed by a reception. Projects: Disordered by: Rachel Brown The Untitled Black Burlesque Doc Project by: Sekiya Dorsett A Mission..
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IMA alumna Iva Radivojevic selected as Sundance Institute Fellow

Posted on November 29, 2017 · Posted in IMA

IMA alumna Iva Radivojevic has been selected as 2017 Sundance Institute Art of Nonfiction Fellow. Her films have screened at NYFF, SXSW, Rotterdam IFF, HotDocs, MOMA (NYC), PBS, and via The New York Times Op-Docs. The Sundance Institute’s Art of Nonfiction Fellowship grants key creative and financial support to inventive..
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IMA students Katherine Machalek and Lizzie Warren’s 360/VR film

Posted on November 28, 2017 · Posted in IMA

IMA students Katherine Machalek and Lizzie Warren presented a 360/VR film on grassroots activism against mining abuses in Guinea Thursday, November 16th from 6-7:30 pm at the CUNY Journalism School. The 360 video was shot in Guinea. It will provide advocates and communities with a new tool to help members..
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IMA alum Grayson Earle’s cryptocurrency project

Posted on November 22, 2017 · Posted in IMA

IMA alum Grayson Earle collaborated with The New Inquiry to develop a free, easy-to-use application called Bail Bloc, which mines for a cryptocurrency to help disadvantaged people in New York pay for their bail bills. The project was born as a response to the prison-industrial complex, which imprisons thousands of..
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IMA student Lizzie Warren’s Doc. on PBS

Posted on November 20, 2017 · Posted in IMA

IMA student Lizzie Warren’s Emmy-nominated documentary “WarZone/Comfort Zone” aired on the PBS WORLD channel Sunday, 11/13 at 11:00 AM. The film uncovers the plight of four women veterans for normalcy and peace without the benefit of a comprehensive support system, left to the cope with life after their military service.

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Filmmaker and sound-artist Kevin T. Allen at IMA

Posted on November 10, 2017 · Posted in IMA

Visiting Artist, Kevin T. Allen Wednesday, November 15th from 3pm -5pm – TV STUDIO – 436HN STONE TAPE THEORIES: HEARING, HAUNTING, AND THE MEMORY OF MATERIALS A stone tape is a material object that has “recorded” the energy of a past event. Widely popularized by British author Nigel Kneale in..
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IMA graduate Seyi Adebanjo’s film and photography exhibition

Posted on November 9, 2017 · Posted in IMA

IMA graduate Seyi Adebanjo’s film and photography exhibition “I AM! We Are Here!” will be shown at The Point CDC in the Bronx. The exposition of the vitality and dynamism of Trans, Queer, Gender Non Conforming, & Two Spirit residents of the Bronx. The Point CDC 940 Garrison Ave, Bronx,..
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Filmmaker David Riker screening and Q&A

Posted on November 3, 2017 · Posted in IMA

Screening of The Girl and Q&A with filmmaker David Riker Tuesday, November 7th – 6:30pm Location: Hunter College East Building at 68th Street and Lexington Avenue 706 Screening room in the library – 7th Floor Synopsis: Struggling with the loss of her child to Social Services, a single mother is..
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Filmmaker Thomas Allen Harris at IMA

Posted on November 2, 2017 · Posted in IMA

Digital Diaspora Family Reunion Roadshow/ Family Picture USA with filmmaker Thomas Allen Harris. Monday, November 6th 6:30pm – Screening Room – 502HN Free and open to the public. Please RSVP: imamfaassistant@gmail.com Family Pictures USA explores neighborhoods and cities through the lens of family photographs and the stories residing within them...
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Prof. Kelly Anderson receives George C. Stoney Award for Outstanding Documentary

Posted on November 1, 2017 · Posted in IMA

Prof. Kelly Anderson is the recipient of the George C. Stoney Award for Outstanding Documentary, which is granted by the University Film and Video Association (UFVA) each year. Check out her webinar: “Life After Finishing: Using Engagement Strategies for Fuel Your Film’s Distribution” Description: Can distribution be more than “marketing”..
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