Film

Film

On Friday March 6, the internationally acclaimed French musician and writer gave students and faculty insight into the influential power of cinema in France.

In modern film and television, audiences see both the good and bad sides of characters associated with Fordham.

While teaching numerous film and television courses, Professor of Communications and Media Studies Brian Rose’s passion for film is apparent at Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC). But this enthusiasm for film spreads outside of the classroom, where Rose takes on the eager role of moderator in conversations between acclaimed actors and directors for the major creative guilds in New York City and Britain.

With an upcoming television appearance and several book releases, Fordham Chair of Communication and Media Studies Jacqueline Reich’s involvement in film academia is quite obvious.

Flick of The Week, a new weekly series, combs through Netflix Instant and offers a single film worthy of your attention. This week's flick: "Rosemary's Baby."

This summer, three classes of Fordham students are studying abroad in Rome. After a brief hiatus, the classes will be held for the sixth year. Students of all Fordham campuses, grade levels and Italian mastery are taking advantage of this summer experience in a cultural city.

Geraldine Ferraro was many things: a political trailblazer, attorney, congresswoman, Fordham Law School (FLS) ’60 alumnus, the first female Vice Presidential nominee, and she is now the subject of a biographical documentary.

“Heathers,” based on the 1988 cult classic film “Heathers,” which starred Winona Ryder, Christian Slater and Shannen Doherty, has a new lead for its off-Broadway run: Barrett Wilbert Weed.

Barry made his Broadway debut in “A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder” in November 2013, where he joined two of his former college roommates in the industry: producer John Johnson, FCLC ’02 and projection designer Aaron Rhyne, FCLC ’02.

“B.F.F.s” is a short film following the trials and tribulations of young adults in love and friendship.