Celebrate the 75th Anniversaries of Casablanca and Carleton University with Film Screening
6:00 PM — 9:00 PM
Giving Tuesday – Top-up Campaign for the Adrian Sheppard Memorial Scholarship
12:00 AM — 11:45 PM
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Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Ms. Magazine: Laura Horak Presents the Nasty Women of Silent Cinema
Carleton Film Studies Professor Laura Horak co-curated a program highlighting the many "nasty women" of silent cinema at this year's Pordenone Silent Film Festival (Il Giornate del Cinema Muto) in Italy. She and her collaborator, Maggie Hennefeld, discuss what these silent film actresses have to teach today's feminist movement in Ms....
Friday, September 29, 2017
Film Studies Students and Faculty Take a Trip to TIFF
Over the first weekend of the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), the largest film festival in North America, over a dozen Carleton University students, most majoring in Film Studies, descended upon the metropolis to watch some of the most exciting filmmakers debut their latest work. The trip was organized by Film Studies professors Malini...
Wednesday, August 9, 2017
Preserving African Cinema: Film Studies Professor Aboubakar Sanogo Teams Up With Martin Scorsese
Read about Film Studies professor Aboubakar Sanogo’s efforts to preserve African cinema with the help of Martin Scorsese in this IndieWire profile: http://www.indiewire.com/2017/06/scorsese-african-film-heritage-project-unesco-fepaci-1201840260/ More coverage here:...
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Dawson City: Frozen Time – opens on July 28
Bill Morrison's Dawson City: Frozen Time, a documentary that recounts the fascinating history of 533 long-lost silent film reels discovered buried beneath the permafrost in a Canadian Gold Rush town. The film is heading to Ottawa this Friday 28 July at Bytowne Cinema. You can watch a trailer for the film here and see the full list of...
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Scorsese’s ‘The Film Foundation’ in deal to preserve African cinema – Update
Film Studies faculty member Aboubakar Sanogo, alongside Martin Scorsese and Irina Bokova, have signed an agreement to restore 50 African films. Read the latest article about this initiative, PRESERVING AFRICAN CINEMA from Carleton Stories. And see the Screen Daily article for more...
Monday, May 1, 2017
The Film Studies department is looking for a new Undergraduate Student Representative
The Film Studies department is looking for a new Undergraduate Student Representative for the Fall 2017-Winter 2018 year. The duties expected for this position are: Regularly communicating with the Film Studies undergraduate students about any concerns, questions or complaints regarding the program. Welcoming new undergraduate Film Studies...