Archive for the ‘Media’ Category

Tuesday, March 25 :: Women’s Vision Film Series :: Samira Makhmalbaf’s Blackboards

Tuesday, March 25th, 2008 - Leanne Finnigan

The Women's Vision Film Series continues tonight in celebration of women filmmakers for Women's History Month. The UGA Libraries Media Department will screen films by women directors every Tuesday evening until April 15, 2008. All screenings will take place at 7:30pm in the Media Department Screening Room on the 7th ...

Tuesday, March 18 :: Women’s Vision Film Series :: Barbara Loden’s Wanda

Tuesday, March 18th, 2008 - Leanne Finnigan

The UGA Libraries Media Department continues its Women's Vision Film Series this week. The department will screen films by women directors every Tuesday evening from March 4-April 15, 2008 in celebration of Women's History Month. All screenings will take place at 7:30pm in the Media Department Screening Room on the ...

Women’s Vision Film Series :: A Celebration of Women Filmmakers

Monday, March 3rd, 2008 - Leanne Finnigan

This year Women's History Month celebrates the artistic achievements of women with the theme Women's Art: Women's Vision. The UGA Libraries Media Department will screen films by women directors every Tuesday evening from March 4-April 15, 2008 (with the exception of Spring Break). All screenings will take place at 7:30pm ...

TV Week examines the Peabody Awards

Thursday, January 24th, 2008 - UGA Libraries

Peabodys: In the Pursuit of Excellence recently appeared in the industry magazine TVWeek. Director of the George Foster Peabody Awards Horace Newcomb gives an in-depth interview about the history of the awards, the nomination and selection process, and the future of the awards with regards to electronic media such ...

American Library Association loves the DLG

Thursday, January 24th, 2008 - UGA Libraries

The Digital Library of Georgia was recently featured on ilovelibraries.org as the "Digital Library of the Week." ilovelibraries is a digital newsletter for the American Library Association. It singled out the DLG's "Vanishing Georgia" collection for particular praise.

“NEWMAN!” Wayne Knight in early TV appearance in Peabody Awards Archive

Monday, October 22nd, 2007 - Amy Watts

Yet another treasure has turned up in the Peabody Awards Archives! Those dollars spent in transferring two-inch videotape are worth every penny when we find things like this -- The (likely) earliest known televised appearance of actor Wayne Knight, best known as "Newman" on Seinfeld. In "Patriotism", a 1971 ...

Hispanic Heritage month film series

Thursday, September 6th, 2007 - ngaire

Interested in Hispanic or Latino culture? Please join us at the Athens Regional Library (2025 Baxter Street, Athens) for this year's Hispanic Heritage month film series. All the films to be shown are from the Library's very own Media Collection. Here is the schedule: (Tues) Sept. 11, 7-9 pm: Cuban Blood ...

1947 Sugar Bowl video footage

Thursday, June 21st, 2007 - UGA Libraries

Watch streaming video of the 1947 Sugar Bowl featuring UGA vs. North Carolina and the great half-back Charley Trippi. UGA won the game; sic 'em! http://www.libs.uga.edu/media/collections/ugarelated/sugarbowl.html Brought to you by the Walter J. Brown Media Archives.

4/24 Latin American Film Series: Battle in Heaven

Friday, April 20th, 2007 - UGA Libraries

BATTLE IN HEAVEN dir. Carlos Reygadas (2005, 98 min) Tuesday, April 24 7:30 PM SLC 171 Provocative, explicit, horrifying, uncompromising, yet unmistakably humanist, BATTLE IN HEAVEN is the film that Bruno Dumont should have made after L'HUMANITÉ. —Acquarello, STRICTLY FILM SCHOOL NOTE: GRAPHIC MATERIAL. MATURE AUDIENCES ONLY. The Latin American Film Series is free and open to the public. If ...

4/17 Latin American Film Series: The Swamp

Friday, April 13th, 2007 - UGA Libraries

THE SWAMP dir. Lucrecia Martel (2001, 103 min) Tuesday, April 17 7:30 PM SLC 171 By their nature, movies limit the senses to sight and sound, but Martel creates a world so hazy, dense, and oppressive that it has a tactile quality, hot as the jungle intruding on the estate's borders. —Scott Tobias, ONION A.V. CLUB The Latin ...