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- 2019 Thesis Film Parachute is Making Noise at Three October Festivals
- PW1 Into The Silver Ether, directed by Student Vito Rowlands, is an Official Selection at the 2020 Raindance Film Festival!
- PW3 First They Came For My Mother continues its festival run with 4 Official Selections!
- 2019 Thesis Film The Miracle Twerker selected at the 2020 Hip Hop Film Festival!
- Free Movies to Support Black Lives Matter
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Directed by Student Vito Rowlands, Into the Silver Ether will screen at 2020 Raindance Film Festival. Congratulations to Vito and all of the Feirstein Students involved!
Logline: New York, 1927. An aspiring model goes to have her picture taken.
Writer, director, editor: Vito A. Rowlands.
Producers: Vito A. Rowlands and Courtney Wells
DP: Thomas Heban
Composer: Jordan Dykstra
1st ADs: Xavier Rogers and Morgan Green
Gaffer: Luke Kao
1st AC: Gregory John Fitton
Key grip: Wade Smith
Stay tuned for more information about the screening!
In meantime, read Vito’s student spotlight about his experience at Feirstein! http://feirstein.blog.brooklyn.edu/spotlight-vito-rowlands/
Congratulations to our Feirstein students for the recent festival success of the PW3 film First They Came for My Mother! The film has just been accepted in the official selection of 4 festivals:
The Montreal Independent Film Festival
The Official Latino Film and Arts Festival
The TIDE Film Festival
The First Time Filmmaker Sessions
FTCFMM is a short film about immigration and the importance of family and communities to face common problems. It stars Danni, a young girl, who has to take care of her little sister and execute her mother´s emergency plan in order to find out where the Immigration Services have taken her.
This short film, written by Karina Hurtado and directed by Rafael Alvarado Martin, was produced as part of a Production Workshop class at Feirstein Graduate School of Cinema.
Director / Producer: Rafael Alvarado Martín
Original Screenplay: Karina Hurtado
Cinematographer: Fawwaz Allie
Editor: Francisca Wistuba
Color Grading: Aaron Chieply
Sound Design and Music Score: Joe Tisdall
Stay tuned for more information about the screenings!