“Lux” exhibition to light up Beinecke

April 10, 2015 • 0
A wealth of knowledge lies cloistered inside the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library’s marble walls. But for the next three nights, some of Yale’s most novel ideas will be brought to the library’s surface.

Yale hosts inaugural Student Film Festival

March 27, 2015 • 0
This weekend, Yale will screen 20 original films at its inaugural annual Student Film Festival.

West Bank conflict presented through solo dance act

March 4, 2015 • 0
Through film footage, dance performances and a human rights movement, Yale audiences were able to see through the eyes of firsthand witnesses to an ongoing conflict in the Middle East.

Filmmakers can choose between two majors

February 20, 2015 • 0
As underclassmen plan to declare their majors at the end of the semester, those who want to study filmmaking will have two options this year instead of one.

Upcoming film explores life after superhero’s death

February 18, 2015 • 0
When a beloved hero dies, how should one carry the torch? A new student film dares to ask this question using superheroes and latex makeup.

Film conference tackles modern media consumerism

February 13, 2015 • 0
Pornography, “The Grand Budapest Hotel,” the aesthetic of Nintendo games and Sacha Baron Cohen are just a few of the topics slated for discussion in an upcoming film conference: “Eye Candy.”

Bulldog Productions season culminates in film showcase

February 10, 2015 • 0
A stopwatch, a stone from East Rock and a tube of lipstick: Each of these objects was the creative impetus for its own short film.

Yale alumni tell tale of one name, two lives

February 4, 2015 • 0
One day in 1936, the Peekskill Evening Star ran a cover with two obituaries for two men named Hamilton Fish: one, a New York statesman and the son of a former secretary of state, and the other, a cannibalistic serial killer who met his end by electric chair.

Yale Press grant seen as shift in arts publishing

February 1, 2015 • 0
For arts and architecture scholars at Yale, a new electronic library project signals a shift toward a more digitized publishing industry.

English colloquia inspire discourse through diversity

January 28, 2015 • 0
In the coming semester, graduate students in the English Department will aim to bring the most unique and innovative researchers in the discipline to Yale.

Film series honors Russian filmmaker’s influence

January 21, 2015 • 0
This semester, the Whitney Humanities Center will pay tribute to the legacy of a Russian film director whose work covered war, corruption and fraternity.

Film Studies major renamed, incorporating Media Studies

January 15, 2015 • 0
After a recent name change to their program, students in Yale’s Film and Media Studies major expect to market themselves to a broader professional audience.