Archive for January 2018

Summer Film Camp Now Enrolling

Mason Community Arts Academy, formerly Potomac Arts Academy, is now enrolling for summer film camps. Join the exciting world of filmmaking with faculty, equipment and technology from the George Mason University Film & Video Studies program. Focus on both artistry and skill building with the creation, production and post-production of your own film, write a…

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Giovanna Chesler on the State of the Oscars

News at Mason speaks to Film and Video Studies Director and Associate Professor Giovanna Chesler on the state of the Oscars, #MeToo, #TimesUp and #OscarsSoWhite. Read the article: Mason professor assesses state of the Oscars.   See if any progress has been made since last year by reading Prof. Chesler’s assessment of the 2017 Oscars…

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Student Academy Award Winners

Student Academy Award Winners Wednesday, January 31 4:30-10 pm Free and open to the public. Join us for an evening of screenings of Student Academy Award Winners. Students are welcome to come for any part of the evening’s screenings. The Academy established the Student Academy Awards in 1972 to support and encourage excellence in filmmaking…

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Q-Mason Screening at the HRC

Human Rights Campaign Presents Q-Mason Friday, March 30, 2018 Tickets available here. Mason’s LGBTQ Resources and Film and Video Studies presents Q-MASON, a selection of films from the Film and Video Studies program telling LGBTQ stories. Visual Scar Directed by Sami Ahmed Cope Directed by Alisa Posey Both Directed by Michael Rose Right Man, Wrong…

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Chinatown Doc to Screen in Arlington

Scene from the documentary CHINATOWN, directed by Yi Chen. Women in Film and Video continues its Locavore Film Series Wednesday, January 17, at 7:30 pm at the Arlington Cinema & Drafthouse. Screening will include Film and Video Studies Adjunct Professor Yi Chen’s documentary CHINATOWN. Tickets available here. Film and Video Studies Adjunct Professor Yi Chen.

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