Topic: Department of Radio-TV-Film

Experts Available to Discuss Filmmaking and SXSW

March 11, 2010

Beginning tomorrow, thousands of film industry heavyweights and fans will converge on Austin for the annual SXSW Film Conference and Festival to network and discover new talent in the independent film industry. Researchers, filmmakers and film industry experts at The University of Texas at Austin are available to comment on the many aspects of filmmaking, such as the independent film industry, screenwriting, film history and criticism, film preservation and the role of celebrities in American culture. 

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Alumna Film Named Best Student Short in Cannes

May 18, 2009

"Danzak," a film written and directed by Radio-TV-Film alumna Gabriela Yepes, (M.F.A. '08), won the best student short film category at the Emerging Filmmaker Showcase at the American Pavilion at the Cannes Film Festival May 17. "Danzak" was selected among 400 other shorts from around the world.

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Six Receive Robert C. Jeffery Award for Contributions to College of Communication

Oct. 30, 2008

Six people will be recognized by the College of Communication at The University of Texas at Austin with the Robert C. Jeffrey Benefactor Award for their contributions of time, talent and philanthropy.

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University of Texas at Austin Faculty Lead Series of Digital Media Workshops Through Collaboratory with Portugal

July 11, 2008

University of Texas at Austin faculty have returned from leading a month-long series of workshops and lectures on digital media in Lisbon, Portugal, as part of The University of Texas at Austin|Portugal International Collaboratory for Emerging Technologies program, also known as CoLab.

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University of Texas Film Institute Starts Production on First All-Student Feature Film "Dance with the One"

May 29, 2008

The University of Texas Film Institute (UTFI) will make its first feature-length film "Dance with the One" this summer. Pre-production is set to begin on June 5 and principal photography will begin on July 7.

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