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April 6, 2015 3:46 pm

Second annual Emerge Film Festival has a pronounced taste of Bates

Second annual Emerge Film Festival has a pronounced taste of Bates

As the Emerge Film Festival returns to Lewiston-Auburn this Thursday, members of Bates College will have important parts to play in the event’s second year.


October 28, 2013 9:23 am

Bates welcomes new faculty: Jonathan Cavallero, rhetoric

Bates welcomes new faculty: Jonathan Cavallero, rhetoric

“I’m interested in the cultural place of the movies, and how they help us think about social identities,” says Jonathan Cavallero, assistant professor of rhetoric.


August 31, 2012 12:24 pm

‘Amy’s Wish,’ Kuritz’s latest film, to debut Sept. 8

‘Amy’s Wish,’ Kuritz’s latest film, to debut Sept. 8

A short film directed by Professor of Theater Paul Kuritz premieres at the college Sept. 8.


September 17, 2009 12:29 pm

Global Lens film series continues with the Ecuadorian drama My Time Will Come

The Global Lens film series at Bates College continues with “My Time Will Come,” by Ecuadorian director Victor Arregui, with 8 p.m. showings on Friday, Oct. 2, and Sunday, Oct. 4, in Room 105, Olin Arts Center, 75 Russell St.


July 1, 2009 11:00 am

Open Forum

Readers share comments about Bates Magazine.


December 2, 2008 12:00 pm

Chinese, Indonesian dramas conclude Global Lens films

The Global Lens 2008 film series, a touring program of narrative feature films from Latin America, the Middle East, Africa, Europe and Asia, concludes at Bates College this week with screenings of the Chinese drama Luxury Car.


September 1, 2008 9:43 am

Museum hosts Hartley film premiere, statewide folk art conference

During four days in September, the Bates College Museum of Art will host both the world premiere of a documentary about artist Marsden Hartley and a symposium about Maine folk art.


July 21, 2008 12:00 pm

Bates Dance Festival features contemporary African dance and film

The Bates Dance Festival presents a weeklong focus on the extraordinary performing arts of contemporary Africa.


March 4, 2008 12:00 pm

Emmy-winner Kevin Jackson ’01 knows the right shift points

When he shifted from NFL Films to NASCAR Images in 2006, producer Kevin Jackson ’01 went from being a greenhorn…


February 5, 2002 3:43 pm

Central Asian movie critic to screen and discuss Kyrgyzstan film

Gulnara Abikeyeva, a Kazakh film critic and Fulbright Scholar, will introduce the award-winning movie Beshkempir (Adopted Son) by director Aktan Abdykalykov at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 13, in Room G52 (the Keck Classroom) of Pettengill Hall, 4 Andrews Road. The public is invited to attend the 82-minute screening, followed by a discussion led by Abikeyeva, free of charge. Refreshments will be served.