Posts Tagged ‘Maggie Smith’

Final Projects: Spring 2013 Certificate in Documentary Arts Grads

Eleven students in the Certificate in Documentary Arts program at the Center for Documentary Studies presented their final projects to the public and received their certificates at an event in May, followed by a reception at CDS. Offered through our Continuing Education program, the certificate program culminates in a Final Seminar in Documentary Studies, in which students finish and […]


Spring 2013 Certificate in Documentary Arts Students Present Final Projects on Friday, May 17

Eleven continuing education students in the Certificate in Documentary Arts program at the Center for Documentary Studies will present their final projects to the public and receive their certificates. A reception will follow at the Center for Documentary Studies. The students and their projects are described below. Certificate in Documentary Arts Project Presentations Friday, May 17, […]


FREE Films at Full Frame, Plus Live Stream of Speakeasy Conversations!

In addition to the ticketed films and events at the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival, there are always great freebies. This year’s festival, April 4–7 in Durham, North Carolina, will feature six such film screenings and five Speakeasy conversations—no ticket required. Two of last year’s Full Frame award winners, Trash Dance and Chasing Ice, will each screen twice, […]


DSLR Video and Art of the Interview: One-Day Continuing Education Workshops on December 1

DSLR Video and Art of the Interview: One-Day Continuing Education Workshops on December 1

Register now for these two upcoming one-day workshops offered by the CDS Continuing Education program; classes are held at the Center for Documentary Studies, 1317 W. Pettigrew St., Durham, North Carolina. Email cdscourses@duke.edu with questions. Click on the class links below to register, and for full course and instructor information. DSLR Video: New Tools for Filmmaking and Media Instructor: Alex Manness Saturday, […]


Listen: Student Work from the Short Audio Documentary Class Is Available Online

Listen: Student Work from the Short Audio Documentary Class Is Available Online

Thirty-six audio pieces from undergraduate students in this spring’s Short Audio Documentary course, taught by CDS audio program director John Biewen, are now available online. Each student produced four short docs during the semester; for the spring 2012 class, the themes of the pieces are: Identity: A theme agreed upon by the class for their […]


Online Catalog: Registration Now Open for Spring/Summer 2012 CDS Continuing Education Courses

Online Catalog: Registration Now Open for Spring/Summer 2012 CDS Continuing Education Courses

The Center for Documentary Studies offers a wide range of short courses, institutes, and workshops for adults who are interested in learning to do their own documentary work. These documentary arts courses, available through flexible admission with reasonable fees, involve instruction in photography, film and video, audio, and writing. Special topics and such subjects as […]


CDS Interns Brenda Hornsby Heindl and Maggie Smith

CDS Interns Brenda Hornsby Heindl and Maggie Smith

The 2010-2011 academic year is the inaugural term of the CDS internship program for recent college graduates. CDS interns gain broad experience in the documentary field, with particular focus on exhibiting, publishing, and producing a range of materials related to the documentary arts. Brenda Hornsby Heindl is the exhibitions intern, and Maggie Smith is the […]