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Monday, March 4, 2019
12:00-2:00PM JSAC 1011
Guest Presenter: Andrea Passafiume
This workshop will be a broad overview of the earliest days of cinema that will include the birth of
movies, the development of narrative storytelling, and the beginnings of the Hollywood star system - all
before sound came along. This lecture will include film clips, a short break, and time for questions and
About the Presenter
Andrea Passafiume is currently the Program Director for Docs in Progress, a non-profit organization
dedicated to documentary storytelling and the development of emerging documentary filmmakers. She is
also an Assistant Programmer of documentaries for the Tribeca Film Festival. She has taught a variety of
film history and culture classes at the college level and spent eight years at Turner Broadcasting in
Atlanta where she served as the Media Services Supervisor for Turner Classic Movies. She earned her M.A.
and B.F.A. in Cinema Studies from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts.
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