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Documentary Filmmaker Steve James presents workshop April 28 + Video

Documentary Filmmaker Steve James presents workshop April 28
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Acclaimed filmmaker Steve James will present a workshop/master class on documentary film on April 28.

James’ award winning films have played at festivals around the world including Sundance, IDFA and Full Frame, and have been released theatrically throughout the world. Among many awards, James has received an Academy Award®, a Peabody Award and a Directors Guild of America Award. His legendary 1995 film Hoop Dreams was recently selected for the Library of Congress’ National Film Registry. James is a producer with Kartemquin Films, the Chicago based documentary group that has been making films since 1966.

WHEN: Saturday, April 28
TIME: 10am-Noon
WHERE: Winifred Moore Auditorium on the campus of Webster University, 470 East Lockwood Ave
COST: FREE 

 

Four of James' films will screen at the Webster Film Series as part of the Webster University Global Leader in Residence series.

 

Hoop Dreams
April 26, 7 pm

The Interrupters
April 27, 7:30 pm

No Crossover: The Trail of Allen Iverson
April 28, 7:30 pm

At the Death House Door
April 29, 7:30 pm

Space is limited for the workshop. An RSVP is required. Please RSVP to the WORKSHOP using the form to the right. 

 

This event is part of the Webster University Global Leader in Residence series. To RSVP additional events with Steve James including a Meet & Greet and President's Opening Reception visit their website.

 

This workshop is co-sponsored by The Webster Film Series, KDHX, the Regional Arts Commission and the Missouri Arts Council.