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VCUarts Cinema Cinematheque will be sponsoring the screening of "You All Are Captains" as part of the James River Film Festival. The screening is to be held Tuesday, April 17 at 7 PM at The Grace Street Theatre. Admission is free.
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In Memory of Claude MillerApr 5, 2012

Mr. Claude Miller, one of the top French filmmakers of the past twenty years and, more importantly, a close friend of VCUarts Cinema, passed away yesterday. Miller was the first Distinguished Director in Residence at VCUarts Cinema, coming on board in 2009. Claude was...

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20th Annual French Film FestivalApr 2, 2012

This weekend the 20th Annual French Film Festival was held right here in Richmond! The Symposium was a hit! VCUarts Cinema's own Dr. Rob Tregenza spoke on lighting and film technology. Leading film industry figures were present to share their experiences, including la FEMIS...

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“The River”Mar 29, 2012

THAT'S A WRAP: "The River" has officially finished production! Thanks to the cast & crew for a weekend of hard work and dedication. It was a great time and we're extremely pleased with the work that was accomplished. Fantastic job, everyone!

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Jonathan RosenbaumMar 28, 2012

VCUarts Cinema would like to thank internationally recognized American film critic and visiting VCUarts professor, Jonathan Rosenbaum for taking the time to speak at la

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“THE RIVER” CREW LISTMar 1, 2012

VCUarts Cinema is excited to begin the spring production of "The River." Students will have the opportunity to work on a set and collaborate with professional casting agent Anne Chapman and Cinema adjunct Art Eng. Students have already begun pre-production and production...

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“THE RIVER” CREW LISTMar 1, 2012

VCUarts Cinema is excited to begin the spring production of "The River." Students will have the opportunity to work on a set and collaborate with professional casting agent Anne Chapman and Cinema adjunct Art Eng. Students have already begun pre-production and production...

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FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL COMING UP!Feb 8, 2012

The 20th French Film Festival will be held March 29th-April 1st! Co-academic sponsors, VCU and UR will kick off the celebration with 3-day symposium on French Film: Art, Science & Technology at Work for Humanity. Go to

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WORKSHOP WITH CHARLIE HARRIS – JAN 2012Feb 8, 2012

This week students attended a workshop taught by VCU Cinema adjunct and working professional, Charlie Harris. Charlie Harris has been working in the industry since 1986 and has worked on projects including The Blindside, John Adams and Cold Mountain. ...

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WORKSHOP WITH CHARLIE SCHNEIDER – Jan 2012Feb 8, 2012

VCU Cinema alumni and working professional, Charlie Schneider visited students to give a lecture on what it is like to work in the film industry. Charlie has worked on many projects since graduating from the VCU Cinema program including Steven Spielberg's upcoming film,...

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