Tag Archives: Film

CCM Students Live-Streamed 12th Annual Rail Jam

As part of covering the 12th annual Rail Jam, a team of 13 CCM students made their first attempt at live-streaming the event using the cutting-edge Tricaster.  As an experiential learning exercise, instructor Keith Oppenheim and broadcast media students were challenged to conduct a first-ever live stream with a Tricaster: a box on wheels that can […]

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Champlain Filmmakers Win Audience Choice Award

A team of Filmmaking seniors participated in Sleepless in Burlington, a 40-hour filmmaking competition by the Vermont International Film Festival, where they won the audience choice award for their short film, Sous-Titres (Subtitles). Under the direction of CCM instructors Julia Swift and Michael Fisher, filmmaking students Jacqueline Carroll, Emilio Fornatora, Sean Goodwin, Alec Kozlowski, Curran McKee, Joseph […]

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Student’s Film Featured at Pentangle Arts in Woodstock

Filmmaking Junior Charlie Kahn directed and produced Bend, “the first professionally shot Nordic ski film to be released in the United States.” Bend follows East coast collegiate athletes as they spend the summer training in Oregon. They represent the future of Nordic skiing, one of the most under-represented sports in the United States. The four-man […]

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Filmographer Visits Cinematography Students

Georgia Pantazopoulos spoke with Intro and Advanced Cinematography students about how she got her start in the industry and the experiences and advice she has from working on professional sets. In conjunction with Mike Jacobs, who runs Media Services at Champlain, Pantazopoulos demonstrated procedures for the lighting grid with an emphasis on safety. She shared behind-the-scenes stills […]

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Creative Media Major Receives Page Screenwriting Award

Creative Media Junior, Jeremy MacKenzie, wins an award for his screenplay, Flicker, at the 2015 PAGE International Screenwriting Awards in Los Angeles. Flicker took home the gold prize in the “Short Film” category. The screenplay focuses on a young girl as she copes with her mother’s death by remembering a game of shadow puppets they […]

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Champlain College and VTIFF Partner in Digital Audience Participation Program

Film enthusiasts attending Vermont International Film Foundation’s (VTIFF)  30th Anniversary Film Festival, which opens October 23, will have a new way to show their support for Vermont filmmakers. Students at Champlain’s Emergent Media Center (EMC), in partnership with VTIFF, developed a mobile-friendly website feature that will enable filmgoers to vote for their favorite films in the Vermont Filmmakers’ Showcase […]

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Filmmaking Seniors Participate in 40-hour Filmmaking Competition

A team of six Champlain Filmmaking Seniors, under the mentorship of Assistant Professor Julia Swift and Adjunct Faculty Michael Fisher, will take part in “Sleepless in Burlington,” a 40-hour filmmaking competition held during the Vermont International Film Festival.  Four teams of film students from area colleges will create short works over the course of a […]

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Champlain College Sponsored Events at the Vermont International Film Festival

Champlain College and the Division of Communication and Creative are pleased to support the 30th Anniversary of the Vermont International Film Festival with two sponsored events October 23 and October 30.     TAXI –  Friday, October 23, 7:00 PM Main Street Landing Film House Directed by Jafar Panahi | Iran | Persian w/ English […]

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CCM Presents Senior and Thesis Exhibition

The Division of Communication and Creative Media  presents an exhibition of Senior and MFA thesis projects by the graduating class of 2015. This exhibition transforms Champlain College’s Ethan Allen Center into a pop-up museum featuring capstone and thesis projects by CCM’s creative majors, including Creative Media, Graphic Design and Digital Media, Filmmaking, Professional Writing, MFA in Emergent Media, […]

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CCM Announces Stowe Story Labs Fellowship

The CCM Division is pleased to announce a partnership with Stowe Story Labs that will give one Champlain College Filmmaking student a Fellowship to the 2015 Stowe Story Labs, September 12 – 15 at the Helen Day Arts Center in Stowe, Vermont.  The CCM Division will sponsor one junior or senior student whose faculty-endorsed application […]

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