Topic: Filmmaking

The treasure amid the trash

March 9, 2012
The treasure amid the trash

"Trash Dance," a film about the dignity of work by Associate Professor Andrew Garrison, premieres at South by Southwest Saturday, March 10.

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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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Simulating the universe for movie fans

Oct. 7, 2011
Simulating the universe for movie fans

Astronomy Professor Volker Bromm talks about the cosmic dark ages, first light and how his research was tapped for the film "Tree of Life."

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Archive of "Rebel Without a Cause" Director Acquired by the Harry Ransom Center

July 28, 2011

The archive of film director Nicholas Ray (19111979), best known for his film, "Rebel Without a Cause," has been acquired by the Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Science fiction meets real biology in "Avatar"

June 7, 2011

In the latest installment of Science Study Break, Dr. Misha Matz of the School of Biological Sciences reveals the real science behind the science fiction world of the film "Avatar."

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