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Ilker Çatak, Jan Uelzmann - “SADAKAT”/”FIDELITY” (2014) Film Screening and Q&A with Director Ilker Çatak

A screening of the Academy Award-winning short film “Fidelity” (25 min, 2014) and a Q&A session with director Ilker Çatak. Set during anti-government protests in Istanbul, the…

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Robert "Bo" Jacobs, Meagan Martz, Amanda Weiss, Gregory Zinman - Cities of Peace Roundtable: From Atlanta to Hiroshima

Part of Global Media Festival 2022, this is an online roundtable conversation with speakers from Georgia Tech, the Hiroshima Peace Institute, and the Carter Center. What does it mean to be a…

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Keung Yoon Bae, Darcy Paquet, Irhe Sohn, Kerim Yasar - Translating for a Screen: Subtitling in the Age of Streaming

An online roundtable exploring how subtitling has changed in the era of Netflix. Discussions focused on the topic of translation and subtitling, and how streaming is changing this work. Featuring…

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En quête de sens (A Quest for Meaning) Film Discussion with Director Nathanaël Coste

En quête de sens (A Quest for Meaning) follows two childhood friends on a journey as they question the workings of the world, our relationship with nature, and the meaning of life. Their…

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Georgia Climate Stories Virtual Short Film Screening and Roundtable

How has COVID-19 impacted film festivals around the world?Join us for a SCREENING and VIRTUAL ROUNDTABLE with Sten Saluveer, Head of NEXT/ Marche Du Film - Festival de Cannes, Catherine Manci, Public…

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HAFU: The Mixed-Race Experience in Japan Q&A With Director Megumi Nishikura

The Georgia Tech School of Modern Languages hosted a LIVE virtual screening and discussion of the award-winning documentary film Hafu: The Mixed-Race Experience in Japan (2013). The film explores…

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Landfall Documentary Discussion with Director Cecilia Aldarando

Join us for a virtual screening and Q&A with director Cecilia Aldarondo and associate producer Lale Namerrow Pastor of the documentary Landfall (2020). Through shard-like glimpses of everyday…

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Global Media Festival - Documenting Wuhan: Q&A with Filmmaker Wu Hao

Join us for a virtual screening and Q&A with filmmaker Wu Hao, co-director of the critically acclaimed documentary 76 Days (2020). The film follows patients and medical professionals as they…

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David Coury - The Return of the Ethnostate? The Alternative for Germany (AfD) and the Populist Tide

Over the past decade, Europe has seen a rise in the popularity of right-wing populist parties and Germany has been no exception. While the AfD (Alternative für Deutschland) began as an anti-EU…

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Alain Della Negra - The Cat, The Reverend, and The Slave: Discussion

What does it mean to live in a reality of your own making? This strange, chilling and compelling documentary explores this questions by following three members of “Second Life” who…

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Oulimata Gueye - Non-Aligned Utopias Lecture and Panel

New technologies and the soaring accessibility of media production in recent decades have allowed African countries to challenge their place on the cultural world scene. Critic and curator Oulimata…

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Campbell Beadles, MS

Grad Student Spotlight: Campbell Beadles on Discovering Russian at Georgia Tech

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Arturo Massol - Solar Cinema in Puerto Rico: A Conversation with Dr. Arturo Massol

Our signature event for this year is Solar Cinema in Puerto Rico: A Conversation with Dr. Arturo Massol, professor at the University of Puerto Rico, Mayagüez, and director of Casa Pueblo, in…

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Down Here There Are No Shooting Stars - Basim Magdy

A screening and conversation with Basim Magdy, an artist who will present and discuss some of his short films exploring spaces and places—both real and imagined—from different parts of…

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Bolivian Indigenous Media and the Protection of the Forest - Iván Sanjinés

Screening of The Cry of the Forest (2008), Bolivia’s first indigenous feature film is based on true events that led to the indigenous demonstrations of 1990 and 1996, two events related to the…

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Imaging and Imagining Environmental Change in the 21st Century - Hunter Vaughan

Over the past twenty years, we have witnessed massive increases in environmental awareness, which has coincided with a proliferation in the use of digital screen technology. While screen media help…

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