Fall 2012 Events
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Miami International Film Festival - March 2-11, 2012
Entering its twenty-ninth year, the mission of the Miami International Film Festival (MIFF) is to bridge cultural understanding, endorse tolerance and encourage artistic development and excellence within a vigorous academic setting by provoking thought through film. By bringing the best of world cinema to Miami, MIFF presents the city and the film industry with a singular platform that fosters creative and technical talent. For a full program guide, as well as details on the festival's outreach and education programs, refer to the festival website.
Society for Cinema and Media Studies Conference - March 21-25, 2012
The 2012 Society for Cinema and Media Studies Conference will be held in Boston. Founded in 1959, SCMS is a professional organization of college and university educators, filmmakers, historians, critics, scholars, and others devoted to the study of the moving image. The college and university faculty and students who comprise this scholarly organization are involved in various fields of study, including (but not limited to): Film Studies, Cinema Studies, Television Studies, Media Studies, Visual Arts, Cultural Studies, Film and Media History, and Moving Image Studies. For more details on the organization, membership, and the annual conference, refer to the SCMS website.
FLOW Conference - September 30-October 2, 2010
The third FLOW Conference was held at the University of Texas at Austin in September 2010. This unique event featured roundtable discussions on television and media culture with scholars in the field. The conference is an outgrowth of FlowTV, an on-line critical forum on television and media culture published by the Department of Radio, Television, and Film at the University of Texas at Austin. Flow's mission is to provide a space where researchers, teachers, students, and the public can read about and discuss the changing landscape of contemporary media at the speed that media moves. For more details on the conference, or to read and participate in the dialogue on FlowTV, visit the journal website.