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SBCC Film Awards serves as a ‘mini Oscars’ for students

KATHYVAN TRAN, Arts & Entertainment Editor

May 5, 2017

While most students will be busying themselves with studying for final exams, a group of film students will be rolling out the red carpet and dressing in their best formal attire for the fifth annual SBCC Film Awards—all in...

Free film festival at Fé Bland Forum promotes Italian culture

BRANDON DAVIS, Channels Staff

March 10, 2017

Global studies major Lorenzo Marchetti is a man of many hats here on campus, serving as president of 2020 A Year Without War, co-president of the honors program, co-commissioner of marketing on the Student Senate and Italian ...

SBCC students attend film festival through film course

Brandon Davis, Channels Staff

February 19, 2017

A handful of City College students received the opportunity of a lifetime through one of their courses; as a class requirement they attended the Santa Barbara International Film Festival. The Film Studies program at City College off...

SBCC film students to create 15-minute film with $6000 budget

PAVEL ZLATIN, Channels Staff

October 24, 2016

City College’s film production department has been working on the short film called "Someone's Hero." Thirteen students from Film Production Class 294, “Capstone,” have been working together to create their newest, profes...

SBCC students to spend spring semester studying in Europe

KATHYVAN TRAN, Channels Staff

October 3, 2016

Several City College students have the opportunity to spend the upcoming spring semester studying and adventuring in Europe. The Film Studies and Art History study abroad program will begin on Feb. 10 and extend through May 10 begi...

SBCC Film Community Club to host 4th annual film awards

SAMI SOTO, Channels Staff

May 6, 2016

City College film students will receive recognition for their efforts at the 4th Annual SBCC Film Awards taking place at 7 p.m. on Saturday, May 13, in the Fé Bland forum. The City College Film Community Club hosts the event every year. It is student-run, from organ...

SBCC screenwriting instructor releases latest novel ‘Floodgate’

MADELEINE FRANSSON, Channels Staff

April 15, 2016

Juggling the many tasks of being both a City College screenwriting instructor and an award-winning writer, Johnny Shaw released his latest novel “Floodgate” last month. “Floodgate” tells the story of a cop in the fictional East Coas...

SBCC students get chance to meet director of ‘Tangerine’

MADELEINE FRANSSON, Channels Staff

February 15, 2016

As the scene fades into black and the final credits appear across the screen, the audience of students fills the hall with loud laughter and applause. The lights turns on, and in through the door walks Filmmaker Sean Baker as...

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