Tag: Film & Television

Film and Television alum Henry Hughes wins Oscar nomination

COM alum Henry Hughes (’06) scored an Oscar nomination for his short film, “Day One,” which follws the story of an Afghan-American woman joins the U.S. military as an interpreter and is sent to Afghanistan. On her first mission, she follows the troops as they hunt down a bomb-maker, and must overcome the gender and… Read More

Danielle Hope Diamond ’18, Filmmaker and Student

It’s never too early to get your start in the working world, as Danielle Hope Diamond can attest. She started working in film editing and production at the age of 12, when she began assisting her local Apple Store to help train employees in Final Cut Pro and the Adobe Suite. Today, she runs her… Read More

2016 Redstones: Submit Student & Alum Entries

COM is excited to announce the call for submissions to the 2016 Redstones! The Redstones, sponsored by Sumner Redstone, Chairman of VIACOM, are held each spring
and honors the best films of current BU undergraduate and graduate student work. The film awards are sponsored by Canon, Avid, and Gary Fleder and Scott Rosenberg, and include Canon… Read More

Cinematheque Screening Series: Spotlight

Last week, the real-life reporters portrayed by A-list talent in the new film Spotlight celebrated how well the film stuck to the facts about the Boston Globe Spotlight team’s investigation of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston’s decades long cover-up of pedophile priests. The film opens today nationwide. The Pulitzer Prize–winning reporters—Sacha Pfeiffer (MET’94, SED’12),… Read More

Alumnus documentary featured in NY Times

Joshua Weinstein (’05) directed and shot a short documentary titled “Lullaby”, which appeared on the front page of last Friday’s New York Times Op-Docs. Op-Docs is an award-winning section that features emerging and renowned filmmakers who show an aptitude for creating short, opinionated documentaries covering current affairs, contemporary life and historical subjects. “Lullaby” tells the… Read More

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