Film producer speaks frankly about industry
"I really feel that, if I can help three people win Oscars or get Oscar nominations, then I can keep doing it, because it's not that hard."
Art Smarts: Academy Award-nominated producer to visit Bowdoin
Film producer Mitchell Block will come to campus next Thursday for a screening and discussion of his 2010 documentary, "Poster Girl." "Poster Girl" tells the story of a female Iraq War veteran who is struggling with post-traumatic stress disorder. The film was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Documentary (Short Subject) in 2011.
Visiting poet brings theatrics to reading
With verses that channeled the voices of butterfly-watchers, rugby players, and T.S. Eliot, poet Richard Berengarten graced Moulton Union on Tuesday with a performance showcasing his diverse work.
Maine’s Poet Laureate responds to Longfellow
Taking the stage in blue jeans, a button-up shirt, tie, and brown New Balance shoes, Maine Poet Laureate Wesley McNair introduced his audience to an oft-neglected element of Longfellow's poetry.
Art Smarts: ‘Internationally-known’ professor to deliver lecture
Richard F. Thomas, professor of classics and director of undergraduate studies in the classics department at Harvard University, will deliver a lecture on Wednesday that should appeal to classics and English majors alike.
Gunn offers expertise on film, play directing
Indie filmmaker John Gunn leads workshop, familiarizing nine students with tricks of the trade
"There is no bad here... except for the things that aren't good." Reassurances like this are typical of filmmaker Jon Gunn, who led an engaging writing and directing workshop with humor and wit last Friday.