Posts Tagged ‘Marco Williams’

March 25: Event with Award-Winning Filmmaker and Lehman Brady Professor Marco Williams

March 25: Event with Award-Winning Filmmaker and Lehman Brady Professor Marco Williams

The Center for Documentary Studies is pleased to present a public talk with filmmaker Marco Williams, the 2014–15 Lehman Brady Visiting Joint Chair Professor in Documentary Studies and American Studies. CDS coordinates the cross-campus collaboration between Duke University and the University of North Carolina–Chapel Hill, which brings distinguished practitioners and scholars of the documentary arts to both […]


Watch: Lehman Brady Visiting Professor Marco Williams Interviewed on “North Carolina Now”

Watch: Lehman Brady Visiting Professor Marco Williams Interviewed on "North Carolina Now"

Watch an interview with our 2014-15 Lehman Brady Professor, acclaimed filmmaker Marco Williams, that was recently featured on UNC-TV’s North Carolina Now. The program “examines the most pressing issues of the day, talks with its most important people, visits the most interesting places in the state, and celebrates our arts and culture.” In the video below—beginning at timestamp 13:32—Williams […]


Spring 2015: Three New Undergraduate Courses in Documentary Studies

Spring 2015: Three New Undergraduate Courses in Documentary Studies

Three Spring 2015 undergraduate classes—taught by director of the Pauli Murray Project at the Duke Human Rights Center Barbara Lau, professor of the practice of Cultural Anthropology and CDS core faculty member Charles Thompson, and acclaimed filmmaker Marco Williams, the 2014-15 Lehman Brady Visiting Professor—highlight a diverse range of documentary inquiry. Read descriptions of the courses below. Learn more about […]


Fall 2014 Issue of “Document” Now Available Online

Fall 2014 Issue of “Document” Now Available Online

The quarterly publication Document features some of the best documentary work supported and produced by the Center for Documentary Studies. The current issue is now available online; scroll down to view. Highlights in the Fall 2014 issue include an interview with Lehman-Brady Visiting Professor Marco Williams, a preview of the upcoming City Under One Roof exhibit featuring the work of 2013 Lange–Taylor Prizewinner […]


Duke and UNC Welcome Filmmaker Marco Williams as the 2014–15 Lehman Brady Visiting Professor

Duke and UNC Welcome Filmmaker Marco Williams as the 2014–15 Lehman Brady Visiting Professor

The Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University is honored to host acclaimed filmmaker and film educator Marco Williams on the Duke and University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill campuses as the 2014–15 Lehman Brady Visiting Joint Chair Professor in Documentary Studies and American Studies. CDS coordinates the cross-campus collaboration, which brings distinguished practitioners and scholars of the documentary arts to […]


Watch: Instructors Describe Undergraduate Classes in Documentary Studies

Watch: Instructors Describe Undergraduate Classes in Documentary Studies

Enjoy these videos describing three Fall 2014 undergraduate courses at the Center for Documentary Studies, two of them brand-new. Taught by MFA in Experimental and Documentary Arts director Tom Rankin, MFA | EDA graduate and documentary artist Eric Barstow, and acclaimed filmmaker Marco Williams, the 2014-15 Lehman Brady Visiting Professor, the classes highlight a diverse range of documentary […]


Free Screenings and a Conversation with Documentary Filmmaker Marco Williams

Free Screenings and a Conversation with Documentary Filmmaker Marco Williams

Acclaimed documentary filmmaker Marco Williams will be screening two of his films in the Triangle area on October 7 and 8. Williams, a professor in the Department of Film and TV at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, will be on hand to introduce the films and for question and answer sessions following the screenings. In addition, […]


Full Frame Winners Announced: Grand Jury, CDS Filmmaker, and Other Festival Awards

Full Frame Winners Announced: Grand Jury, CDS Filmmaker, and Other Festival Awards

The Full Frame Documentary Film Festival announced the 2013 festival award recipients on April 7, 2013, the last day of the sixteenth annual event. Ten awards and two Honorable Mentions were given, including Full Frame’s top prize, the Reva and David Logan Grand Jury Award (American Promise), and the Center for Documentary Studies Filmmaker Award (Kalyanee […]


Full Frame Announces 2012 Thematic Program Lineup, Curated By Ross McElwee—Watch Trailers

Full Frame Announces 2012 Thematic Program Lineup,  Curated By Ross McElwee—Watch Trailers

The Full Frame Documentary Film Festival has announced the lineup for its 2012 Thematic Program, “Family Affairs,” curated by filmmaker Ross McElwee. The program will feature eight features and two shorts that explore the delicate terrain along the fault line of family. McElwee will present the selections, which will be screened over the course of the […]


Interview with Filmmaker Marco Williams, 2014–15 Visiting Professor at Duke and UNC–Chapel Hill

The Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University is honored to host acclaimed filmmaker and film educator Marco Williams on the Duke and University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill campuses as the 2014–15 Lehman Brady Visiting Joint Chair Professor in Documentary Studies and American Studies. CDS coordinates the cross-campus collaboration, which brings distinguished practitioners and scholars of the documentary arts to […]