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Archive for February, 2009

“STRANGE TRUTH”: a series of three screenings and conversations with world-renown documentary filmmakers organized by Haverford’s visiting filmmaker Vicky Funari.

Posted February 26, 2009

The first screening will be “NEW MUSLIM COOL” & Conversation with Documentary Filmmaker Jennifer Maytorena Taylor February 25, 7:30 p.m. in the KINSC’s Sharpless Auditorium. Producer/Director Jennifer Maytorena Taylor’s credits include the documentaries “RAMADAN, PRIMETIME” “SPECIAL CIRCUMSTANCES,” PAULINA,” “HOME FRONT AND IMMIGRATION CALCULATIONS, and many short films. Her work has won numerous festival awards and […]

Tarnation, Screening and Q&A with Jonathan Caouette

Posted February 19, 2009

Bryn Mawr College Program in Film Studies presents Tarnation, screening and Q&A with Jonathan Caouette, Sunday March 1, 2009, 3-6pm in Thomas 224 In 2004, Jonathan Caouette gained international attention with Tarnation, a film he pieced together on his iMac computer, using Apple’s iMovie.  The film is part documentary, part narrative fiction, part home movie, […]

Ivy Film Festival

Posted February 11, 2009

Submit your films (short and feature length) and/or screenplays (short or long form) to the 2009 Ivy Film Festival online at or through the mail (visit our website for more details). Submissions are due February 21, 2009. Please visit for more submission information and for festival updates.  This year’s festival will take place […]