Monthly Archives: February, 2009
(Note: This event is only open to Columbia School of the Arts Students) FOCUS is thrilled to announce that Susan Batson-Artistic Director of the Black Nexxus Studio, author and acting coach to actors such as Juliette Binoche, Nicole Kidman, Chris Rock and Tom Cruise will be holding a directing actors workshop on Saturday, March 7th [...]
The FOCUS February Celebration scheduled for Thursday has been postponed. Please continue to check back to find out when it will be rescheduled. Thank you for your support!
On Friday March 6 at 6pm in Dodge Hall Room 413, FOCUS will host dinner and a movie with film chair Jamal Joesph. The film, Ali: An American Hero was written by Joseph. Screening followed by dinner and discussion. Synopsis: Muhammad Ali made the brutal sport of boxing much more colorful, interesting and, ultimately, satisfying. [...]
The Carla Kuhn Speaker Series will present a screening of the film Gospel Hill (directed by and featuring) Giancarlo Esposito. The screening will be followed by a Q&A with the director. This screening is open to Columbia University School of the Arts students. (Trailer and more after the jump) Trailer: Official Site: http://gospelhillfilm.com/
FOCUS will sponsor the screening of another up and coming independent film, Trouble with Romance on Friday February 27th at 6pm in the Lifetime Screening Room (Dodge Hall, Room 511). The film was written and directed by Gene Rhee. Watch the trailer here: Please come out and support this film!
There will be a FOCUS general body meeting on Friday February 13th at 2pm in Dodge Hall, Room 512. We will discuss upcoming events including the February Celebration, The Education Committee’s “Dinner & a Movie” events, and MOSAIC’s trip to Columbia. If there are additional events you’d like to discuss or have any questions, please [...]