Posts Tagged ‘Views from the Avant-Garde’

MFA Student, Alumni, and Faculty Films in the New York Film Festival’s “Views from the Avant-Garde”

MFA Student, Alumni, and Faculty Films in the New York Film Festival's "Views from the Avant-Garde"

Work by Duke MFA in Experimental and Documentary Art alums Marika Borgeson (’13), Lisa McCarty (’13, and 2013-14 CDS Exhibitions Intern), and Talena Sanders (’13), and by current student Erin Espelie (’14), was selected for the 51st New York Film Festival and is screening as part of the Views from the Avant-Garde section, an annual celebration of the best and boldest experimental film […]


Special Rescreening of Duke Film Instructor David Gatten’s Acclaimed “The Extravagant Shadows”

Special Rescreening of Duke Film Instructor David Gatten's Acclaimed "The Extravagant Shadows"

The Film Society of Lincoln Center in New York is presenting a special reprise screening of filmmaker David Gatten’s The Extravagant Shadows. Fourteen years in the making, the Duke film instructor’s first digital feature—shot with a Nikon DSLR—premiered at the 50th New York Film Festival last fall to great acclaim, screening in the festival’s Views from […]