Marco Bertozzi will be on hand to discuss his academic research and filmmaking. His film Refugees in Cinecittà / Profughi a Cinecittà,, a collaboration with Noa Steimatsky, screens at the Film Studies Center on February 28.
Friday, March 1, 10:30am – 12:00pm in Cobb 310. Refreshments will be provided.
Marco Bertozzi is a professor of history of documentary cinema at the University of Venice, and a founding member of DOC/IT, the Italian documentary filmmakers’ association, Bertozzi has published numerous studies of documentary cinema and relationships among the cinema, architecture and the city, and has produced numerous award-winning films. His latest monograph is History of the Italian documentary (Venice, 2008), which is used as a text book in several Italian universities and which received the Domenico Meccoli and Limina Awards 2009 for best cinema book of the year.
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