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Visual effects supervisor for ‘Argo’ speaks about career in Hollywood

Michaela Vehslage, Staff Writer

March 1, 2020

The School for Extended Learning invited Thomas J. Smith, a visual effects supervisor, to speak at the Wake Campus Saturday about his long career in the filmmaking industry and his experience serving in the army. “The first time you see yo...

SBCC to screen Jordan Peele’s “Get Out” on campus

Sydney Antil, Channels Staff

February 3, 2018

The Associated Student Senate met Friday and discussed the possibility of screening the movie “Get Out” on campus. “Get Out”, a film written and directed by comedian Jordan Peele, came out last year and recently rec...

SBCC film studies class to attend AFI film festival in Los Angeles

BARAA ALKASSIR, Channels Staff

November 3, 2017

Film studies professor Nico Maestu and 29 students enrolled in his Film Festival Studies course will attend the American Film Institution Film Festival in Los Angeles from Nov. 9 to Nov. 16. The two-unit five-day course is des...

Students spend summer in London studying Shakespeare

CLARA A. UTTENTHAL, Channels Staff

September 15, 2017

Sixteen City College students spent four weeks of their summer exploring the streets of London to experience British culture while studying Shakespeare and narrative in film. “For a long time, my neighbourhood was like the world,” said...

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 ...

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