Posts Tagged ‘Jason Moran’

April 4: Special Screening of “In My Mind” at the National Gallery of Art

April 4: Special Screening of "In My Mind" at the National Gallery of Art

On April 4, a special screening at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C., of a film from CDS will be presented in collaboration with the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Called “a masterpiece of music documentary craft” by Slant magazine, In My Mind (2010) documents jazz musician Jason Moran and […]


Free Screening of “In My Mind” at Art of Cool Music Festival, April 26

Free Screening of "In My Mind" at Art of Cool Music Festival, April 26

In My Mind, called “a masterpiece of music documentary craft” by Slant magazine, was directed by Center for Documentary Studies instructor Gary Hawkins; it was filmed as part of his Intermediate Documentary Filmmaking Course in the spring of 2009, with students participating in the shooting. The feature documentary will screen as part of the 2014 Art of Cool Festival in […]


“In My Mind” Film Screenings: Minneapolis (10/16) and Seattle (11/1)

In My Mind, a film from the Center for Documentary Studies, has been invited to screen at two film festivals this fall: October 16, 2011 Sound Unseen Minneapolis, Minnesota November 1, 2011 Northwest Film Forum’s Earshot Jazz Film Festival Seattle, Washington In My Mind Director: Gary Hawkins, Producer: Emily LaDue, Executive Producer: Tom Rankin In […]


Watch a Clip from “In My Mind” (“In My Mind”)

Watch a Clip from "In My Mind" ("In My Mind")

“In My Mind” is a segment from In My Mind, a new film from the Center for Documentary Studies (CDS) at Duke University documenting Jason Moran and the Big Bandwagon’s 2009 original interpretation of Thelonious Monk’s 1959 Town Hall performance. In My Mind was filmed as part of Gary Hawkins’ Intermediate Documentary Filmmaking Course at […]


Watch a Clip from “In My Mind” (“Not His Hands!”)

Watch a Clip from "In My Mind" ("Not His Hands!")

“Not His Hands!” is a segment from In My Mind, a new film from the Center for Documentary Studies (CDS) at Duke University documenting Jason Moran and the Big Bandwagon’s 2009 original interpretation of Thelonious Monk’s 1959 Town Hall performance. In My Mind was filmed as part of Gary Hawkins’ Intermediate Documentary Filmmaking Course at […]


Watch an Opening Clip From “In My Mind”

Watch an Opening Clip From "In My Mind"

The opening clip from In My Mind, a new film from the Center for Documentary Studies (CDS) at Duke University documenting Jason Moran and the Big Bandwagon’s 2009 original interpretation of Thelonious Monk’s 1959 Town Hall performance. Director: Gary Hawkins Producer: Emily LaDue Director of Photography: Steve Milligan Executive Producer: Tom Rankin In My Mind […]


“In My Mind” (“In My Mind” Clip)

"In My Mind" ("In My Mind" Clip)

“In My Mind” is a segment from In My Mind, a new film from the Center for Documentary Studies (CDS) at Duke University documenting Jason Moran and the Big Bandwagon’s 2009 original interpretation of Thelonious Monk’s 1959 Town Hall performance. Director: Gary Hawkins Producer: Emily LaDue Director of Photography: Steve Milligan Executive Producer: Tom Rankin […]


“In My Mind” (“Not His Hands!” Clip)

"In My Mind" ("Not His Hands!" Clip)

“Not His Hands!” is a segment from In My Mind, a new film from the Center for Documentary Studies (CDS) at Duke University documenting Jason Moran and the Big Bandwagon’s 2009 original interpretation of Thelonious Monk’s 1959 Town Hall performance. Director: Gary Hawkins Producer: Emily LaDue Director of Photography: Steve Milligan Executive Producer: Tom Rankin […]


Gary Hawkins Named One of “Top Ten Leaders in Learning” by Variety Magazine

Gary Hawkins Named One of “Top Ten Leaders in Learning” by Variety Magazine

Variety magazine recently named Center for Documentary Studies instructor Gary Hawkins as one of its “top ten leaders in learning.” Hawkins teaches documentary film production at CDS and frequently collaborates with students on projects. Hawkins’s In My Mind, which premiered at the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival in April 2010, involved CDS Intermediate Documentary Filmmaking […]


Jason Moran Wins MacArthur Fellowship

Jason Moran Wins MacArthur Fellowship

Longtime Jazz Loft Project collaborator and friend Jason Moran has won a MacArthur Fellowship, an award given to talented individuals who have shown extraordinary originality and dedication in their creative pursuits and a marked capacity for self-direction. “Jason Moran is a pianist, composer, and bandleader who mines a variety of musical styles to create adventurous, […]


“In My Mind” Film

"In My Mind" Film

In My Mind Director: Gary Hawkins, Producer: Emily LaDue, Executive Producer: Tom Rankin In My Mind, a new film from the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University, traces the creation and performance of jazz pianist Jason Moran’s original interpretation of Thelonious Monk’s legendary performance at New York City’s Town Hall in 1959. Deeply inspired […]


“In My Mind” World Premiere

"In My Mind" World Premiere

April Jazz Loft Events at the New York Public Library

April Jazz Loft Events at the New York Public Library

April 2010 Jazz Loft Project Related Events at the New York Public Library “Hall Overton: Out of the Shadows” Wednesday, April 14, 2010 6 p.m. The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center Bruno Walter Auditorium 111 Amsterdam Avenue and 65th Street For information, call (212) 642-0142 The […]