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Courses for 2013-14 Art 295 ST: Photography: The Camera Craft Special Topic: Digital Photography. This class is an introduction to the tools and techniques of photography and the language of photo criticism. Work will include photographing with a DSLR camera, creating clean and...
Event Details 12.07.10  Screening of The Wedding Song and panel discussion with Katya Gibel Mevorach Professor of Anthropology; Mirzam Perez, Assistant Professor of Spanish; and Mervat Youssef, Assistant Professor of French teaching Arabic Rosenfield Center 101, 7.00-10.00p.m....
  --The Cultural Films Committee presents Hollywood, Billy Wilder, and the Anti-Nazi Film: -Wednesday, Nov. 20, 7:00 p.m., ARH 302 -- Film Screening and Q&A: Billy Wilder's 1961 Cold War comedy One, Two, Three followed by a Q&A Session with renowned film historian Prof...

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It’s late on a Monday night. I rush down the dark stairs to the basement of Main Hall and pull open the door to Bob’s Underground Café. The wail of a trombone echoes from down the entryway, the piano and bass comp cool through the changes to “So What,” and each slap of the high...
The presiding officer’s heavy wooden gavel comes smashing down on the table as the opening theme to Lady Gaga’s new single blares from my computer speakers. My friend and I flinch, sigh, and exit the YouTube window, shaking our heads at yet another failed attempt to spice up the...
7:00 p.m. in JRC 101: Grinnell's Cultural Films Committee and Gandhi and Resistance course will join with the University of Iowa to sponsor a visit by Anand Patwardhan, India's leading activist documentary filmmaker. For nearly thirty years, Patwardhan's courageous work on slum-...
Film studies is a long-established interdisciplinary study theme at Grinnell. This is because film and media studies are supported throughout the curriculum, explains Terri Geller, assistant professor of film theory and history in the English Department. For example, the Center...

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Grinnell College offers a rich array of film-oriented courses, activities, and programming, including regular film screenings sponsored by the Cultural Films Committee and a weekly calendar of programming provided by the Student Government Association [SGA Films].

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