IMA graduate Bryan Urbsaitis screening at HIQFF

Posted on March 27, 2017 · Posted in Event, IMA

From April 17th to 21st, IMA alum Bryan Urbsaitis will screen his documentary film Men In Heels at Hanoi International Queer Film Festival (HIQFF). Five New York City drag queens discuss gender transformation and empowerment through their lived experiences as drag performers. Men in Heels explores how drag queens balance..
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Prof. Véronique Bernard’s documentary film premieres on PBS

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March 28 at 8pm Enter the Faun premiers on PBS. As part of the America ReFramed: Season 5 documentary series on PBS, Prof. Véronique Bernard’s documentary film Enter the Faun will premiere on March 28 at 8pm About America ReFramed: “Through the lens of independent documentaries, America ReFramed brings to..
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Two IMA students award winners

Posted on March 18, 2017 · Posted in IMA

The Inwood Film Festival awards were presented for each category after the final program on Sat., March 18. IMA student Samantha Farinella’s Hunting in Wartime was the winner of the Excellence in Documentary Filmmaking category while The Beekeeper’s Keeper, co-directed by IMA students Megan Rossman and Samantha Farinella, was the..
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IMA faculty Sameh Zoabi’s new film gets European financing

Posted on March 15, 2017 · Posted in IMA

IMA faculty Sameh Zoabi’s new film project, Tel Aviv On Fire, was just selected as one of 24 co-productions funded by Eurimages, the Council of Europe’s cinema fund. Sameh’s film is a co-production of Luxembourg, Israel, France, and Belgium. Tel Aviv On Fire Facebook page

Filmmaker Nicolás Pereda to screen The Palace

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The IMA student group, Eyespeak, welcomes renowned filmmaker Nicolás Pereda to screen The Palace at Hunter College. Wednesday, March 22nd, at 6:30PM Hunter College North Building – Room 502 Please RSVP – Free and open to the public Nicolás will be in attendance for a Q&A and a conversation about..
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Codes and Modes 2017 Symposium

Posted on March 9, 2017 · Posted in Event, IMA

The symposium is March 16th (evening), 17th & 18th. Free and open to the public Register here This version of the Codes and Modes Symposium aims to create an intervention into the uncritical excitement about virtual reality, augmented reality, artificial intelligence and machine learning to establish a space for conversations..
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IMA student Jill Campbell’s doc film receives distribution in North America

Posted on March 8, 2017 · Posted in IMA

Documentary film Mr. Chibbs by IMA student Jill Campbell will be screened around the United States after film distributor Abramoram acquired the North American rights. The Hollywood Reporter: “Abramorama Acquires North American Rights to Kenny Anderson Doc ‘Mr. Chibbs’ (Exclusive)“

IMA student Deepak Rauniyar premieres at Lincoln Center and MoMA

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IMA student Deepak Rauniyar will premiere his second featured film White Sun as part of the New Directors/New Films 2017 Film Festival in New York City. There will be a Q&A session with Deepak Rauniyar at the MoMA screeing. March 16 & 17 at 6:30pm Walter Reade Theater – Lincoln..
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IMA alumna Lindsey Cordero at Union Docs

Posted on March 1, 2017 · Posted in Event, IMA

Mexican filmmakers Armando Croda and IMA alum Lindsey Cordero will present their film FIRMES, that chronicles the hardships and triumphs faced by a tight-knit group of Mexican Lowriders fighting for survival in the Bronx. Thursday, Mar 2 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Free with membership – $10 UNIONDOCS 322 UNION..
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The Illuminator collective first solo show

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The Illuminator Collective, which has several IMA students and alumni as members, are having their first solo show exhibit Wall, Street at the Colgate University. February 22 – March 3rd, 2017 Clifford Gallery Colgate University 101 Little Hall Hamilton, NY 13346 Gallery Hours: Monday thru Friday 10:30-4:30, Saturday & Sunday..
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