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Stephens College digital filmmaking seniors to premiere work on March 8

March 7, 2019 | Tags: Student Success, School of Creative & Performing Arts, Digital Filmmaking

The Stephens College Digital Filmmaking Program will proudly present the Senior Film Showcase, featuring the premiere of capstone projects by senior digital filmmaking majors, on March 8, 2019, at 7 p.m. in Windsor Auditorium on the Stephens campus.

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Three student films will be shown at this year’s True/False Film Festival Gimme Truth! competition

March 1, 2019 | Tags: Student Success, School of Creative & Performing Arts, Digital Filmmaking

The True/False Film Festival will feature the work of four Stephens students as part of the Saturday night event, Gimme Truth!. Billed by the international festival as “America’s favorite documentary game show,” Gimme Truth! challenges the audience and a panel of contestants to determine the “truthiness” of two-minute documentaries.


Associate Professor Chase Thompson shows photography series at Montminy Art Gallery

December 3, 2018 | Tags: Faculty Excellence, School of Creative & Performing Arts, Digital Filmmaking

The work of Associate Professor Chase Thompson is part of a new photography exhibit at the Boone County History and Culture Center. The series of photographs, titled Divided By Time: Columbia, Missouri 1907-2017, is on showcase now through Jan. 27 at the Montminy Art Gallery.

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Stephens College announces Season 71: ‘Art for All Ages, All Stages’

August 6, 2018 | Tags: School of Creative & Performing Arts, Theatre, Digital Filmmaking, Dance

The Stephens College School of Creative and Performing Arts announces its 71st season, “Art for All Ages, All Stages,” featuring a rich schedule of inspiring, entertaining and thought-provoking productions that span from theatre and dance to music and film performances. 

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Stephens colleagues present work at peer-reviewed conference

July 25, 2018 | Tags: Faculty Excellence, School of Creative & Performing Arts, English/Creative Writing, Digital Filmmaking

This week, five Stephens College professors and Citizen Jane Film Festival (CJFF) staff are attending the 2018 University Film and Video Association (UFVA) Conference, held at New Mexico State University in Las Cruces, N.M. 

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Stephens filmmaking students take first, second in Gimme Truth competition

March 15, 2018 | Tags: Student Success, School of Creative & Performing Arts, Digital Filmmaking

Stephens College digital filmmaking students took first and second place in the annual Gimme Truth! competition that is part of True/False, the international documentary film festival held in Columbia every spring. For the game show-style competition, filmmakers must create a film that is entirely true or entirely false.

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Kat Nguyen ’17 lands job with help from alumnae network

December 7, 2017 | Tags: Alumnae Achievement, Digital Filmmaking

The Stephens alumnae connection has done it again.

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Stephens' Summer Film Institute production will show at 10th anniversary Citizen Jane Film Festival

October 24, 2017 | Tags: Student Success, School of Creative & Performing Arts, Digital Filmmaking

A short film that was produced, shot and edited by digital film students at Stephens College will premiere this weekend during the 10th annual Citizen Jane Film Festival, which runs Oct. 26-29, 2017 on the Stephens campus. “Chasing AllieCat” a 14-minute film directed by Steph Borklund, assistant professor of digital film, will be shown as part of the festival’s “Ms. Ouri Made” short films, which begin at 10 a.m., Oct. 28 in the Warehouse Theatre.  

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Linda Woolverton to be recognized with screenwriting award at 2017 Citizen Jane Film Festival

September 12, 2017 | Tags: College & Campus, Digital Filmmaking

For the first time this year, the Citizen Jane Film Festival at Stephens College will present the Frances Award for screenwriting achievements during the 10th annual festival, which will be held Oct 26-29, 2017. The award will go to Linda Woolverton, an American screenwriter, playwright and novelist best known for her screenplays and books of several acclaimed Disney films and stage musicals. Her screenplays, including “Beauty and the Beast,” “The Lion King” and “Maleficent,” are known for their strong female characters. She is also a regular visiting lecturer for Stephens’ Master of Fine Arts in Television and Screenwriting.

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