The School of Theater, Film and Media Arts has an active community of students, faculty and alumni, whose talents
By Audrey Ward
Each year, The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage awards grants to individual Philadelphia-based artists of all disciplines. This year, notable Temple alum, Lisa Marie Patzer (FMA MFA ‘13) is one of the 2019 Pew Fellowship recipients.
There are oh so many ways to give on Giving Tuesday (and throughout the holiday season)!
Frist, we would love for you to consider contributing to the Film and Media Arts department directly through the TFMA development fund, so that we can continue to provide the incredible level of film and media professional instruction that creates Temple FMA graduates that go on to do wonderful things. You can give to TFMA by selecting our school here: http://bit.ly/34KQmrp
Chinonye Chukwu (TFM ‘10) and Tom Quinn (TFM '12) who studied film at Temple are both nomintated for 2020's Independent Spirit Awards!
Best Feature: Clemency (Chinonye Chuwku)
Best Female Lead: Alfre Woodard (Clemency)
Best Screenplay: Clemency (Chinonye Chuwku)
John Cassavetes Award: Colewell (dir. Tom Quinn)
Best Female Lead: Karen Allen (Colewell)
Listening is crucial in the theater -- but discovering what it means to truly, beautifully and objectively describe a theater piece is an amazing skill that allows sighted people to help those who are visually imparied to enjoy dramatic performance.
On Sunday, November 17, 2019 Temple Students worked with expert audio describer Nicole Sardella to learn the art of audio description. The training session was collaboration between Temple and students who attend Overbrook School for the Blind, as well as their staff.