Friday Film Seminar: New Research by Carleton Film Studies Faculty, Part I – Malini Guha and Marc Furstenau
9:00 AM — 11:00 AM
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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...
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
SCMS 2017 Featured Carleton Professors and Students
From March 22 to March 26 in Chicago, Illinois, the Society for Cinema and Media Studies (SCMS) held their annual conference at the Fairmont Chicago hotel in Millennium Park. The Carleton Film Studies program was well-represented at the biggest film and media studies conferences in the world. Several professors were either presenters, or chairs...