Film Viewing – Sickies Making Films, by Robert A. Emmons

Friday, November 16, 2018 7 p.m. Fine Arts, Room 110 Join us for a viewing of Sickies Making Films, edited, co-written and co-produced by Rutgers–Camden’s Robert A. Emmons. Sickies Making Films looks at our urge to censor films and asks why? We find reasons both absurd and surprisingly understandable. Using the Maryland Board of Censors (1916-1981) as … Continue reading Film Viewing – Sickies Making Films, by Robert A. Emmons

An evening with documentary filmmaker Sophia Kruz

Wednesday, February 21 6 PM – 8 PM with reception to follow Writers House 305 Cooper Street Camden, NJ 08102 Sophia Kruz is an EMMY® Award-winning documentary filmmaker and TEDx speaker. Her work has been broadcast nationally and screened at film festivals and museums around the world. Her most recent documentary, LITTLE STONES, follows four … Continue reading An evening with documentary filmmaker Sophia Kruz

Rutgers-Camden Film Studies Class Previews The Disaster Artist, a Tribute to The Room

In movies, November signals the beginning of awards season, when the theaters fill with serious films vying for the Academy Awards. It’s a fun time to study film at Rutgers-Camden.  On November 15th, students in Matthew Sorrento’s Art of Film course, along with filmmaking students, visited the Ritz East Theater in Philadelphia for an advanced … Continue reading Rutgers-Camden Film Studies Class Previews The Disaster Artist, a Tribute to The Room

December 7: An Evening with producer and screenwriter Chad Damiani (CCAS 95)

Thursday, Dec. 7, 4:30 – 5:30 Penn 401 Followed by reception and pizza! Chad Damiani (CCAS 95) has been producing and writing for TV and film for the last 14 years, along with his writing partner JP Lavin. They have sold four pilots to network television over the last five years and their script “Kamikaze … Continue reading December 7: An Evening with producer and screenwriter Chad Damiani (CCAS 95)

October 17: A discussion with filmmaker and screenwriter Steve Janas

Join the Film Studies Program for a discussion with filmmaker and screenwriter Steve Janas, with film selections from his projects, including the upcoming James Franco movie “The Long Home.” Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017 4:30 – 5:30 To be followed by reception Penn 401 Steve Janas is a 1991 graduate of the English program at Rutgers University–Camden. … Continue reading October 17: A discussion with filmmaker and screenwriter Steve Janas