Apr 21, 2015Five students and two distinguished faculty members were invited to the Music Teachers National Association’s annual convention this March in Las Vegas, Nevada and received two prestigious honors.
Apr 18, 2015On this edition of Conversations from Studio B, Kelee Riesbeck talks with Ruth Bradley, longtime director of the Athens International Film + Video Festival, about the upcoming 2015 festival taking place April 3-9 at the Athena Cinema.
Apr 3, 2015The festival knocks us out of the production routines. It literally takes us out of the spaces where we make films, teach and learn about film, and where we coexist within a fixed hierarchy of students and teachers, the first, second, and third year directors, writers, and critics. During the festival we all become who we really are at the core: creators, practitioners, and film lovers. During the seven days of the fest we turn into fellow artists. This is refreshing
Apr 2, 2015After a recent, special screening of his documentary, Actress, director/editor Robert Greene gave a presentation to current Ohio University Film students about his evolution from student filmmaker to award-winning documentary filmmaker. Greene received his M.F.A. from City College (New York), worked as an editor and post-production supervisor at 4th Row Films and has credits for four documentary features and a number of shorts. He will soon be teaching at University of Missouri, directing the school's new documentary program.
Apr 1, 2015Recently, documentary filmmaker and editor Paul Hill visited with O.U. Film M.F.A. students to engage in discussion about his recently completed feature documentary, Cincinnati Goddamn. Hill edited and co-directed the film with collaborative partner and filmmaker April Martin.