***Questions and inquiries***
In keeping with Emory University's response to COVID-19, all Department personnel are working remotely at this time.
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Due to Emory’s decision to close the campus for the rest of the Spring 2020 semester, all film series events are cancelled for the remainder of the semester.
Congratulations to Media Studies major Samah Meghjee on winning the prestigious Brittain Award.
Read about Samah and the Marion Luther Brittain Award on the Emory News Center blog.
Congratulations to the Class of 2020
Film and Media Graduates!
Congratulations Erika MacArthur
for winning the
Creative Writing Program’s Agnes Nixon and Kiki McCabe Prize
in Screenwriting for Best Screenplay Written by an Emory Undergraduate:
2020 Annie Hall Award Winners
The Annie Hall Award Selection Committee is pleased to announce the winners of this year’s prizes.
First Place ($500 award)
Evan Amaral, “Minor Billy, Major Ernst: Ideology, Utopia, and the Wilder-Lubitsch Schism” (Studies)
Mia Gleklen, “For My Mother” (Filmmaking)
Julia van Helmond, “Syntax Mapping” (Photography)
Second Place ($250 Award)
Saru Garg, “I’m in This Dream Place:” Industry, Identity, and Illusion in Mulholland Dr. and Sunset Blvd. (Studies)
Isaac Gazmararian, “Silenced” (Filmmaking)
Emma Schwartz, “deracination” (Photography)
Honorable Mention ($100 Award)
Flora Fei, “One Person” (Photography)
Jeanne Le Bozec, “Women and Age in Hollywood” podcast (Studies)
Isabel Shubatt, “At The Tone” (Filmmaking)
Anna Wachspress, “Behind the Apron” (Filmmaking)
Minnie Yang, “Misrepresentations of Asian American ‘Authenticity’ in All-American Girl: Sitcoms as Sites of Assimilation” (Studies)
Congratulations to the winners and thanks to everyone who submitted their work for consideration. We had a record 41 submissions across the three categories this year that reflected the stellar quality of the work being done in the Department of Film and Media Studies. We look forward to seeing your submissions for next year’s awards!
Until then, stay safe and have a great summer!
Free Spring 2020 Series - Cinematheque | Wednesday nights at 7:30 | White Hall 208
African-Americans in American Film With the Participation of Louis Gossett Jr.
A Master Class in Cinematography and Editing
Congratulations to Emory Film-Media alumni Jing Ng,16C
on winning the Best Asian-American Student Filmmaker Award
from the Director's Guild of America (DGA) in December 2019.