A Letter from the Dean
As Women's History Month comes to a close, join Diamon Screen Film Series and Mise En Femme Productions as they present the 1st Annual Women's Film Fest. Featuring 16 undergraduate and graduate films made by women in key creative roles, the screenings will take place this Friday, March 31st, from 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM in Room 3 of Annenberg Hall.
One of the films featured will be Lucy Soutter's VENUS MAN TRAP. A quasi-educational film on weaponized femininity and guilt.
By: Logan Beck
On Nov. 2 in Temple Performing Arts Center, David Miranda Hardy, an MFA graduate from the Film and Media Arts Program at Temple University, presented the pilot for his new Chilean TV series, Bala Loca.
Since its release, Bala Loca has received rave reviews in Chile. The show finished airing in September.
The series is about a 50-year-old seasoned journalist turned entertainment mogul. After an accident, Mauro Murillo is confined to a wheelchair, and must rebuild his life as he knew it.
LA Study Away Program Prepares Alum for Unique Job
Alumna Jeanette Leh (BA ‘15) found her calling while participating in the School of Theater, Film and Media Arts’ LA Study Away program. Leh, a theater major with a concentration in technical theater and design, decided to broaden her horizons by joining the traditional entertainment industry-oriented program in the fall of 2014.
We are delighted to announce that the Summer 2015 class is inaugurating our new space at Raleigh Studios! Under the stewardship of Karin Chien and Amy Olk, Temple University's Film and Media Arts department LA Study Away Program has relocated its office and classrooms to the heart of Hollywood in one of the oldest independent studios in Los Angeles. Historic Raleigh Studios was home to stars including Charlie Chaplin, Mary Pickford and Douglas Fairbanks; Walt Disney came everyday to his writing office.