Topic: Academy Awards

And the Student Academy Award Goes to...

June 3, 2013
And the Student Academy Award Goes to...

Brian Schwarz, MFA '12, will be in Beverly Hills on June 8 to accept a Student Academy Award for his film, "Ol' Daddy." Watch a trailer.

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And the Oscar goes to...

Feb. 22, 2012
And the Oscar goes to...

A film by Radio-Television-Film alumna Gigi Causey is the only U.S. title in the running for Best Live Action Short at this Sunday's Academy Awards.

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Radio-TV-Film Alumnus Earns Student Academy Award for Filmmaking

May 23, 2011

Radio-TV-Film alumnus Soham Mehta, who earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in theater in 2000 and a Master of Fine Arts degree in radio-television-film in 2010 from The University of Texas at Austin, has been named a winner in the Academy of Motion Picture Ar

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Donations Sought to Restore Iconic Costumes from "Gone With The Wind"

Aug. 10, 2010

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has introduced an initiative to raise $30,000 to restore and preserve five original costumes from "Gone With The Wind" (1939).

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Radio-TV-Film Alumna Wins Student Academy Award

June 4, 2010

Radio-TV-Film alumna Ruth Fertig (Master of Fine Arts '09) has won a student Academy Award for her documentary film "Yizkor."

"Yizkor," which means Remembrance in Hebrew, is the story of a woman's struggle to keep herself and her children alive in a concentration camp during the Holocaust. The story, based on Fertig's grandmother's experience during the Holocaust, was her master's thesis film at The University of Texas at Austin.

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