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CDS Continuing Education Partners with Duke’s Nicholas School of the Environment

CDS Continuing Education Partners with Duke's Nicholas School of the Environment

The Center for Documentary Studies is pleased to announce a new partnership with Duke University’s Nicholas School of the Environment. The Continuing Education Program at CDS is partnering with the Nicholas School’s Duke Environmental Leadership (DEL) Executive Education program to provide working professionals with new opportunities to enhance their environmental communications skills. Through the partnership, participants in some CDS Continuing […]


John Sayles Film Series Kicks Off at CDS, Tuesday, April 10—Free Popcorn!

John Sayles Film Series Kicks Off at CDS, Tuesday, April 10—Free Popcorn!

A film series recognizing one of America’s most respected independent filmmakers, John Sayles, will kick off at CDS with “Matewan” on Tuesday, April 10; a 6 p.m. reception will be followed by a screening at 6:30 p.m. Sayles’s acclaimed 1987 movie, starring Chris Cooper and James Earl Jones, is based on a bitter and bloody feud between striking […]


Special Presentation of “People of the Forest” Exhibition

Special Presentation of "People of the Forest" Exhibition

A special presentation of photos and stories from People of the Forest, an exhibit documenting the lives of villagers who live in or around the Lamandau River Wildlife Preserve in Indonesia, will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday, March 31, at Duke University. Thursday, March 31, 6–9 p.m. (Reception 5:30 p.m.) Love Auditorium, Levine Science […]


Videos from the 2010 Video Institute

Videos from the 2010 Video Institute

In this eight-day intensive institute, students are fully immersed in the process of documentary filmmaking. They collaborate with a partner to direct, shoot, edit and screen a documentary short. This year’s institute was produced in collaboration with The Nicholas School of the Environment at Duke University, and each project focused on an environmental theme. Click […]


Photographs from the Summer 2010 Video Institute

Photographs from the Summer 2010 Video Institute

In this eight-day intensive, students are fully immersed in the process of documentary filmmaking. They collaborate with a partner to direct, shoot, edit and screen a documentary short. This year’s institute was produced in collaboration with The Nicholas School of the Environment at Duke University, and each project focused on an environmental theme. Final projects […]


CDS Documentary Video Presentations

CDS Documentary Video Presentations

Please join us Saturday, June 26, 2010 for the screening of a dozen short films on environmental themes created by students in the CDS Documentary Video Institute. CDS Auditorium Center for Documentary Studies 10:30 a.m. A light lunch on the lawn will follow This year’s institute is produced in collaboration with The Nicholas School of […]