Film

2016 Feb 26

Creative Careers: Hot from Hollywood: Breaking into the Entertainment Industry

Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Mar 09 2016 except Wed Mar 02 2016.
4:00pm to 5:00pm

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Office of Career Services, 54 Dunster St.

Presented byOffice of Career Services
For Harvard Undergraduates only. Please register through Crimson Careers.
Runs: Feb. 26 & March 9

February 26: Wondering how to break into an industry that often lacks transparent pathways? Join alums Amit Samuel, talent manager and Harvardwood 101 Director, and Erin Cooney of… Read more about Creative Careers: Hot from Hollywood: Breaking into the Entertainment Industry

2016 Feb 06

Creative Careers: Theatre and Entertainment Meet-up

1:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

OCS Reading Room, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge

Presented byOffice of Career Services
For Harvard Undergraduates only. Please register through Crimson Careers.

Join Harvard alums working in entertainment, arts, and media for a panel discussion followed by networking. You've heard about the power of the Harvard network in these fields--here's your chance to use it!… Read more about Creative Careers: Theatre and Entertainment Meet-up

2016 Feb 03

Creative Careers: My Summer in Theatre and Entertainment

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

OCS Reading Room, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge

Presented by: Office of Career Services
For Harvard Undergraduates only. Please register through Crimson Careers.

Wondering what your theatre and entertainment-interested peers did last summer? Looking for some ideas of your own, and some great advice on how to secure these kinds of opportunities? Come to this panel and get the scoop from students who've been there, done that!… Read more about Creative Careers: My Summer in Theatre and Entertainment

2016 Feb 01

a conversation with actors ALI MacGRAW and RYAN O’NEAL

3:00pm

Location: 

Kirkland House Junior Common Room, 95 Dunster St.

Ali MacGraw and Ryan O'NealPresented by: Learning From Performers
ADMISSION: Currently we are no longer accepting RSVPs for this event. However, please be advised that a limited number of seats may become available at the door beginning at 2:45 pm.

Seating is first-come, first-served, subject to venue capacity, and cannot be guaranteed after 2:45 PM. Venue is accessible; patrons requiring wheelchair access should email dmanders@fas.harvard.edu by Thursday, January 28.

Ali MacGraw and Ryan O’Neal, the stars of the iconic, Harvard-based 1970 film “Love Story” and currently co-starring in the national tour of A.R. Gurney’s acclaimed play “Love Letters,” will discuss their careers during a conversation moderated by arts journalist Alicia Anstead, former fellow at Harvard’s Nieman Foundation for Journalism.… Read more about a conversation with actors ALI MacGRAW and RYAN O’NEAL

2015 Dec 03

Containment movie screening

7:00pm

Location: 

Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, 24 Quincy St.

Presented by: The Department of Visual and Environmental Studies, The Department of The History of Science, Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, and the Harvard Film Archive.
Free; tickets required. Tickets will be available at the CCVA box office beginning at 6:45 on the day of the show.
The screening will be followed by a reception in the Main Gallery of the Carpenter Center.
More information on the film… Read more about Containment movie screening

2015 Dec 09

Corita Kent: Behind the Scenes

7:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Ed Portal, 224 Western Ave, Allston

Presented by: Harvard Ed Portal
Free and open to the public. Please RSVP through Evenbrite.

The Ed Portal welcomes Harvard PhD. candidate Eva Payne, who will give a talk on Corita Kent's work and on her experience curating Corita Kent-themed exhibitions at Radcliffe Institute's Schlesinger Library and at the Harvard Art Museums. The event will also feature the screening of a short film documenting Kent's process that was restored for the Harvard Art Museums’ exhibition. You’ll also have the chance to learn up close about the technique of silk screening with local silkscreen artist Dave Tree, whose work is connected to the themes and technique Corita Kent often explored.… Read more about Corita Kent: Behind the Scenes

2016 Jan 20

actor, writer, producer AMY BRENNEMAN: “Plugging Into Good Stuff and Letting Go of Noise: Some Tips for Staying Sane in a Show Business Life”

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Fong Auditorium, Boylston Hall 101

Amy Brenneman '86Presented by: Office for the Arts in association with the Harvard Alumni Association
Registration required. Register on the Wintersession registration page.
Admission Free: No Tickets Required; free and open to all Harvard affiliates and the public.

Amy Brenneman ’86 is an actor, writer and producer whose credits include the ABC police drama series “NYPD Blue” (1993-94), for which she was nominated for two Emmy Awards, and the CBS series “Judging Amy” (1999-2005); currently she is starring in the HBO series “The Leftovers.” Her recent film credits include “Things You Can Tell By Just Looking at Her” (2000) and “The Jane Austen Book Club” (2007). During this talk/Q&A Brenneman will discuss balancing career and personal life, and managing the ups and downs of working in the entertainment industry.… Read more about actor, writer, producer AMY BRENNEMAN: “Plugging Into Good Stuff and Letting Go of Noise: Some Tips for Staying Sane in a Show Business Life”

2016 Jan 21

pediatrician and TV writer NEAL BAER: “Private and Public Storytelling: How to Use Digital and Traditional Technologies for Social Change”

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Fong Auditorium, Boylston Hall 101

Neal Baer EdM ’79, AM ’82, M ’95Presented by: Office for the Arts in association with the Harvard Alumni Association
Admission Free: No Tickets Required; free and open to all Harvard affiliates and the public. Registration is closed and event is at capacity, but some seating may be available at the door starting 15 minutes prior to start time. Admission first come, first served, subject to venue capacity.
Read "Liberal arts poster child" on the Harvard Arts Blog>

Neal Baer EdM ’79, AM ’82, M ’95 is a pediatrician and television writer who combines his passion for medicine and storytelling to challenge audiences’ views on a spectrum of social and political topics. His credits include the TV series “Under the Dome,” “ER” and “Law and Order: Special Victims Unit,” and he is the founder of Global Media Center for Social Impact, which uses new media to promote health initiatives around the world. Baer will discuss how compelling stories have the power to transform popular culture and catalyze social change in such areas as health, immigration, racial justice, America’s prison crisis, the environment, LGBT/gender equality, education, reproductive health and rights, and more.… Read more about pediatrician and TV writer NEAL BAER: “Private and Public Storytelling: How to Use Digital and Traditional Technologies for Social Change”

2016 Jan 21

director, writer and President of Directors Guild of America PARIS BARCLAY: “The Men and Women in the Mirror: Reflections on How the Commercial Artist Can and Will Change the World”

7:00pm to 8:30pm

Location: 

Fong Auditorium, Boylston Hall 101

Paris Barclay ’79Presented by: Office for the Arts in association with the Harvard Alumni Association
Admission Free: No Tickets Required; free and open to all Harvard affiliates and the public. Registration is closed, but some seating may be available at the door starting 15 minutes prior to start time. Admission first come, first served, subject to venue capacity.

Paris Barclay ’79 is President of the Directors Guild of America, the first African-American and first openly gay President in the history of the Guild. He also served on the Guild’s Western Directors Council and co-chaired the Diversity Task Force, whose mission is to encourage the employment of women and minority directors to networks and studios. He will discuss how the power of popular media and storytelling can change perceptions about race, gender, sexual orientation and other aspects of identity in society.… Read more about director, writer and President of Directors Guild of America PARIS BARCLAY: “The Men and Women in the Mirror: Reflections on How the Commercial Artist Can and Will Change the World”

2015 Nov 19

Boston Latino International Film Festival

Repeats every day, 1 times .
4:00pm to 9:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South, Tsai Auditorium

Presented by Boston Latino International Film Festival (BLIFF)
Times and schedule TBD. See their facebook page for more information.

The Boston Latino International Film Festival (BLIFF) aims to present the latest films produced by Latinos and the latest films dealing pertaining to social issues of Latino communities in the US and Latin America. All films are subtitled in… Read more about Boston Latino International Film Festival

2015 Nov 12

Film Screening and Panel: Point and Shoot

7:00pm to 9:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Ed Portal, 224 Western Ave., Allston

Presented by: Harvard Allston Education Portal
Free and open to the public. Some subject material and imagery may be inappropriate for children.
Please RSVP through Eventbrite.

Winner of the Best Documentary Award at the Tribeca Film Festival, Point and Shoot follows Matt VanDyke, a timid 26-year-old with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, who left… Read more about Film Screening and Panel: Point and Shoot

2015 Oct 20

Poster Girl Film Screening & Panel

7:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Ed Portal, 224 Western Ave., Allston

Presented by: Harvard Ed Portal
Free and open to the public. Please RSVP through Evenbrite.

Poster Girl is an Oscar-nominated documentary based on the story of a female Iraq War veteran facing PTSD and the challenges of the VA system when she returns home. With the help of a disabled Vietnam Veteran who volunteers his time as a Veterans' Service Officer, she learns to overcome her psychological wounds and challenges posed by the VA system.… Read more about Poster Girl Film Screening & Panel

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