In the Media
5th annual film festival to launch at Town Hall ›
Your Arlington, August 05, 2015Chico Colvard, curator of the UMass Boston Film Series and a UMass Boston alumnus, will be the guest speaker at Arlington's fifth annual Arlington International Film Festival on September 25.
Chico Colvard, finds fact in fiction ›
The Boston Globe, May 30, 2015UMass Boston Film Series Curator Chico Colvard '97 is interviewed on films that influence him.
‘Gather Round’ for the 13th Annual Independent Film Festival Boston ›
The Artery, April 20, 2015UMass Boston will once again be showing two of the films in the Independent Film Festival Boston lineup, and hosting a works-in-progress competition. Two days of programming on campus start Thursday.
IFFB still Boston’s premiere indie film fest ›
The Boston Globe, April 18, 2015UMass Boston will once again be showing two of the films in the Independent Film Festival Boston lineup, and hosting a works-in-progress competition. Two days of programming on campus start Thursday.
Lives and times ›
Boston Globe, February 28, 2015In making Strongman, Zachary Levy spent nine years recording the life of Stanley “Stanless Steel” Pleskun, a showman who can bend a penny and can lift a pickup high enough to slip a piece of paper under the wheels, but who has to make a living collecting scrap metal. The film will be shown for free on Thursday, March 5 at 7 p.m. in the Campus Center Ballroom as part of the UMass Boston Film Series.
‘Homs’ is where the heart is ›
Boston Globe, October 04, 2014The UMass Boston Film Series returns Thursday with "Love Child," a documentary that offers a "stranger-than-fiction look into South Korea’s infatuation with the Internet." The screening will begin tonight at 7 p.m., followed by a Q-and-A session with director Valerie Veatch.
Public Launch of The Independent’s Digitized Archive Open to All – October 30, 2014 ›
Independent Magazine, September 21, 2014On October 30, the UMass Boston Film Series will host an event celebrating the creation of a digital archive for the film magazine The Independent. The event will also feature a screening of Captivated: The Trials of Pamela Smart.
UMass Boston Film Series Returns With “Southern Comfort” ›
Noodls-USA, February 13, 2014The UMass Boston Film Series returns with Southern Comfort on February 27.
Coming Attractions: What Will Light Your Fire This Week ›
The Arts Fuse, February 07, 2014Arts Fuse critics list the beginning of the UMass Boston Film Series as one of the best film-related events coming up this week.
Sci-fi fest debuts ‘Nigerian Frequency’ and more ›
Boston Globe, February 01, 2014The UMass Boston Film Series is highlighted In this look at upcoming film-related events for providing an opportunity to meet documentary filmmakers.