Tuesday, April 8, in Brown Center, Falvey Hall
Posted 02.05.08 by MICA Media Relations
Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) and the Maryland Film Festival host the annual spring film series. Ranging from documentary to narrative, conventional to unorthodox, 12 films will be screened from February through April at 7:30 p.m. in Falvey Hall, Brown Center at 1301 Mount Royal Avenue. Many of the screenings are hosted by the director, who will discuss the specific issues involved in making that film. The screenings are free to the Friends of the Festival, and MICA students, faculty, and staff with proper ID-free tickets available the day of the screening while supplies last. For all other film-goers, tickets are available for $10 per film and $25 for the series pass. Tickets are available from www.mdfilmfest.org and at the door.
TUESDAY, APRIL 8
Hosted By Director Laurie Collyer and Editor Curtiss Clayton
Director: Laurie Collyer, 2006
A Sundance Film Festival entrant, SherryBaby stars Maggie Gyllenhaal as a woman, just released from prison, who is eager to get back to her young daughter and start a new life, but she finds re-entering the world she left behind more difficult than anticipated.
Founded in 1826, Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) is the oldest continuously degree-granting college of art and design in the nation. The College enrolls nearly 3,300 undergraduate, graduate and open studies students from 48 states and the District of Columbia and 52 countries in fine arts, design, electronic media, art education, liberal arts, and professional studies degree and non-credit programs. With art and design programs ranked in the top 10 by U.S. News & World Report, MICA is pioneering interdisciplinary approaches to innovation, research, and community and social engagement. Alumni and programming reach around the globe, even as MICA remains a cultural cornerstone in the Baltimore/Washington region, hosting hundreds of exhibitions and events annually by students, faculty and other established artists.