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Department of Visual & Media Arts News

The latest faculty, staff, and student news in the Department of Visual & Media Arts. For the latest College news and upcoming events, visit the News & Events section.

  • Birmingham

    Faculty's movie on Hallmark Channel

    Faculty member Stephen Glantz's adaptation of The Watsons Go to Birmingham for the Hallmark Channel, airing September 20, may help children understand the civil rights era.

  • Salzburg

    Students attend Salzburg Academy

    Three students and two faculty members attended the Salzburg Academy on Media and Global Change, a three-week program to enhance understanding of media literacy.

  • Gillette

    'Cow Power' shows manure energy benefits

    Allison Gillette '12 is putting the "moo" back in movement with her documentary Cow Power, which examines the push for alternative energy on farms.

  • John Gianvito

    Gianvito’s film reviewed in New York

    Associate Professor of Visual and Media Arts John Gianvito’s film Far From Afghanistan was shown at Lincoln Center during its Cinema of Resistance series.

  • Hollingworth

    Hollingworth's 50 years honored

    Numerous Emerson faculty members were recognized September 3 for significant years of service to the College, including Ted Hollingworth of Communication Studies, who has worked at Emerson since 1963.

  • Life

    Japan Cuts screens Life's tsunami film

    Distinguished Director-In-Residence Theodore "Regge" Life's documentary about the first confirmed American fatality in the 2011 Japanese tsunami was featured last month at the Japan Cuts film festival, hosted by The Japan Society in New York.

  • Life talks to Boston Globe about new play

    Distinguished-Director-in-Residence Theodore “Regge” Life is directing a new play that will be staged in a barbershop in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. Each performance can accommodate 50 audience members.

  • Robin Thicke

    MTV, celebrities are Boston Strong

    The Emerson students who created the iconic Boston Strong T-shirts are shocked to be serenaded with support from celebrities and MTV.

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Emerson College students at Cannes Film Festival

Emerson Students Cannes Blog

Emerson students will be chronicling their experiences at the 65th Annual Cannes Film Festival. Read about their trip to the most prestigious film festival in the world.

Read the Lions in Cannes Blog »

Visual & Media Arts Associate Professor Diane Lake has written screenplays for Columbia, Disney, Miramax, Paramount, and many independent producers.