Honoring Eileen Roif at the 13th Annual Michael S. Roif Awards in Film Studies
Eileen Roif at the 2013 Roif Awards receives an award in appreciation of her and the Roif Family's support of Film Studies at UMass Amherst. The award is conferred by the Chair of the Roif Selection Committee, Shawn Shimpach, Assistant Professor of Communication and Director of the Undergraduate Film Studies Certificate Program.
Amat Escalante wins Best Director at 2013 Cannes Film Festival
At the 2011 Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival "Migrations," Escalante spoke about The Hanging Priest (El cura Nicolás colgado), his contribution to the film Revolución.
2013 Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival: Festival Trailer
Waiting for Herzog, UMass Amherst 2012
Werner Herzog addressed a packed auditorium at the University of Massachusetts Amherst on April 24, 2012 as part of a series of events at the Five Colleges sponsored in part by the 2012 Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival. The MMFF featured his film Into the Abyss introduced by Professor Christian Rogowski of Amherst College.
See the video of Herzog's talk in Stirn Auditorium at Amherst College "An Evening with Werner Herzog".
2012 Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival: Festival Trailer
2011 Interview with Catherine Portuges on WGBY's Connecting Point
Watch the 2011 WGBY interview with Catherine Portuges, Director of Film Studies at UMass and Curator of the Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival.
2011 Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival: Festival Trailer
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