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The Academy of Disappointment

The Academy of Disappointment

January 20, 2020

With the beginning of the semester comes awards season, and editor Ethan Coughlin is disappointed with the nominations despite his initial excitement.

Debating and Classifying the ‘Christmas Movie’

Debating and Classifying the ‘Christmas Movie’

December 19, 2019

Does having Christmas decorations in a movie classify it as a Christmas movie? Kevin Stoll and students weigh in.

Review: ‘A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood’ Honors Mr. Rogers’ Kindness

Review: ‘A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood’ Honors Mr. Rogers’ Kindness

December 4, 2019

The new Tom Hanks film, succeeds in drawing the audience into the film and making them feel personally touched by Rogers' benevolence.

‘Queen of Hearts:’ Female Filmmaking and Art Collide

‘Queen of Hearts:’ Female Filmmaking and Art Collide

December 4, 2019

Following a screening of Deborah Shaffer and Rachel Reichman's new film about artist Audrey Flack downtown, the co-directors discuss feminism and art.

Screening Big at the 48-Hour Film Festival

Screening Big at the 48-Hour Film Festival

December 4, 2019

The Fordham Filmmaking Club's biannual 48-hour film festival saw more films than ever before and expected to continue its growth.

Professor Destigmatizes Disorders Through Performance Art

Professor Destigmatizes Disorders Through Performance Art

November 7, 2019

Science professor Stephanie Rogers produces "A Lot on the Mind," a series that tells the stories of people with neurological disorders.

Alumni Spotlight: Kathryn Feeney

Alumni Spotlight: Kathryn Feeney

August 25, 2019

The lifelong actress took a hiatus from performing in college, but an unexpected tragedy led her to rethink her passion.

Film Festival Returns to Lincoln Center

Film Festival Returns to Lincoln Center

August 25, 2019

The 57th annual New York Film Festival will take place right across from Fordham's Lincoln Center campus.

College Freshman Phenom Wins Tribeca Film Festival’s Top Prize

College Freshman Phenom Wins Tribeca Film Festival’s Top Prize

June 8, 2019

An NYU student became the youngest filmmaker ever admitted into Tribeca Film Festival this year.

A Film Major’s First Film Festival

A Film Major’s First Film Festival

June 8, 2019

A student discusses her experience watching up-and-coming filmmakers at Tribeca Film Festival.

Movie Fest Spotlights Fordham Filmmakers

Movie Fest Spotlights Fordham Filmmakers

April 30, 2019

Sixteen student films were chosen for the annual event.

Where Is My Goth Asian Girlfriend?

Where Is My Goth Asian Girlfriend?

March 11, 2019

The popularization of stereotypes, the objectification and the racism need to end. It’s time to change the perception of Asians in entertainment.