February 10, 2015
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Image, Sound, and Story in the Classroom

This is a post by Brady Shoemaker, JBFC Director of Curriculum “Watch your framing,” I said as I looked over the student’s shoulder at the viewfinder of her camera. “Oh, right; rule of...

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February 9, 2015
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BAMkids Making Animated Movies

This is a post by JBFC Faculty Member Darrel Swann This past Saturday, the JBFC was invited to Brooklyn to participate in BAM’s BAMkids Film Festival 2015. The JBFC had five animation stations set up...

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February 6, 2015
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{Cinemania Student Critics} Maidentrip

This is a post by JBFC Cinemania Student Critic Caleb Feinstein Imagine leaving home to make a 27,000-mile, two year long journey around the world on a small boat by yourself. I know...

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January 26, 2015
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Art Houses at a High Altitude

This is a post by JBFC Education Director Emily Keating Every year, a growing network of cinemas gathers in Midway, UT before the Sundance Film Festival for the Art House Convergence to talk...

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December 15, 2014
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{Cinemania Student Critic} Favorite Christmas Movie

This is a post by JBFC Cinemania Student Critic Andrew Torpie Elf, 2003 The light-hearted holiday hit of 2003, Elf, is guaranteed to make you and your family smile, no matter how many...

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November 26, 2014
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JBFC International Fellow has an Interstellar Perspective

This is a post by JBFC Education Assistant Karolina Manko What does it mean to be “planetary?” That’s what filmmaker and JBFC International Fellow, Guy Reid (pictured left) asks every group of students...

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November 24, 2014
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{Cinemania Student Critics} Charlie Chaplin Shorts

On Saturday, November 15, three of our 7-8 grade Cinemania students joined over 200 other film-lovers of all ages for a screening of Charlie Chaplin shorts with live music accompaniment by Not So Silent...

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September 2, 2014
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WEDNESDAY WISDOM

This is a post by Susan Barocas, JBFC Power of Story Student Following a decades-long career in marketing communication and public relations, Susan Barocas joined the Power of Story workshop to explore her...

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August 27, 2014
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Emerging Artist Fellow Spotlight: Jon Appel

This is a post by JBFC Emerging Artist Fellow Jon Appel Melmilap is a Nepali word that translates to something like “community closeness and reconciliation;” it’s also the title of the non-fiction film...

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August 19, 2014
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“Reel Change” for Real People

This is a post by JBFC Education Assistant Karolina Manko Are you part of a nonprofit organization that does wonderful work in your community? Would you like to learn how to script, shoot,...

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August 15, 2014
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Week Six: Summer @ the Lab

This is a post written by JBFC Faculty Member and Camp Director Aaron Mace That’s all folk’s! This was the last week of Summer @ the Lab 2014! This last week was a...

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August 11, 2014
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Week Five: Summer @ the Lab

This is a post by JBFC Faculty Member and Assistant Camp Director Brandon Shenkman Time-Lapse video of 3 & 4 Graders Chalk-Drawing:   Grade 3-4 Instructor: Darrel Swann This week, the 3rd and 4th...

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August 1, 2014
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Week Four: Summer @ the Lab

This is a post by JBFC Faculty Member and Camp Director Aaron Mace Grade 3-4 Instructor: Darrel Swann We started off this week with 38 new day campers and 20 Summer Co-op students! It...

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July 22, 2014
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Have the Greatest Ambition Possible!

This is a post by JBFC Education Assistant Karolina Manko Eighty-five Pre-K – 12 educators gathered today for the start of 2014 Summer Teachers Institute, a week-long experience across the JBFC campus. Daniel...

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