Your Choice Short Film Competition Call for Entries

2021-08-06T13:06:55+00:00August 6th, 2021|

Dear Colleagues!Russian State University of Cinematography n.a. S.Gerasimov (VGIK) is pleased to notify you that within the framework of the 41th VGIK International Student Festival we hold the "GLOBAL VALUES" competition. We are expecting the best and original works of your students.  We invite you to take part at the short film pitch competition "YOUR CHOICE". The total prize money is 15 million rubles.  Please [...]

Sundance Announces 2022 Festival Updates

2021-08-03T17:07:21+00:00August 3rd, 2021|

The 2022 Sundance Film Festival: A New Convergence, Another Trip Around the Sun By Tabitha Jackson Tuesday, August 3rd, 2021 Share to FacebookShare to TwitterShare to PinterestShare to Email A message from Festival Director Tabitha Jackson on the upcoming Sundance Film Festival, scheduled for January 20?30, 2022. Dear Friends, This time last year, I wrote [...]

UFVA Responds to Recent Legislation Limiting Academic Freedom

2021-07-23T16:22:20+00:00July 23rd, 2021|

2021 University Film and Video AssociationResponse to Recent Legislation Limiting Academic Freedom The University Film and Video Association is a professional organization with over 750 national and international members. UFVA is gravely concerned with threats to academic freedom and integrity, at a time when state legislators are intensifying restrictions on academic freedom and education about race [...]

UFVA Conference Caucus Meetings Sunday, July 25, 2021

2021-07-19T05:57:05+00:00July 19th, 2021|

UFVA Conference Caucus Meetings Sunday, July 25, 2021 (Two days before conference starts)   Our conference will start next Tuesday, July 27, 2021. We have another year of action-packed virtual conference events. Based on suggestions made by the members in the 2020 post-conference survey, and to benefit those members who belong to more than one caucus, [...]

Call for Proposals: Edited volume on Screenwriter Jane Anderson Screen Storytelling: The Works

2021-06-24T21:55:05+00:00June 24th, 2021|

Screen Storytelling: The Works of Jane Anderson Edited by Anna Weinstein  This edited volume on the works of Jane Anderson will be the first book in a new series to be published by Bloomsbury Academic. Seeking 250-word abstracts for essays on Anderson?s films, television programs, or plays. Final essays will be 3,000-3,500 words, written for an audience of [...]

UFVA WIP Workshop This Sunday, June 27 at 7:30 EST

2021-06-23T01:00:33+00:00June 23rd, 2021|

 The next UFVA WIP Workshop will be held virtually thisSunday, June 27 at 7:30 PM EST. We are pleased to share a documentary feature with you.  The WIP Workshop will be taking a break in July for the annual UFVA Conference, but will resume in August.  This month's film is:   Luminous by Sam Smartt (94 minutes) by Sam [...]

UFVA 2021 Conference Presenters Announced

2021-06-23T00:58:37+00:00June 23rd, 2021|

  75th Annual UFVA Conference  A Virtual Event July 27 - 30, 2021 Click HERE  to Register   We are pleased to announce the following Guest Presenters:   Opening Keynote Speaker, July 27 Marco Williams Documentary Filmmaker & Professor, Radio/TV/Film, Northwestern University    Closing Keynote Speaker, July 30 Rachel Raimist  Television Director & Associate Professor, Cinema [...]