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STUDENT SPOTLIGHT: Filming the Past and Present

STUDENT SPOTLIGHT: Filming the Past and Present

Directors rely on history to be a backdrop and to set the scene for their storytelling, Film and Media Studies and History double major Ryann Stibor says. In a recent interview, she answers questions about how knowledge of history affects society today and how that knowledge intersects with her second major in film.

Zooming In: A UCSB Intern at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival

Zooming In: A UCSB Intern at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival

How many college students have been lucky enough to be within two feet of actor Hugh Jackman at a black-tie gala to cover the event on social media?  

Taylon Faltas interns at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival (SBIFF) headquarters and had the incredible opportunity to attend the 2019 festival as a member of the press. The festival’s mission includes film education to the community, ranging from bringing local elementary school students to free movie screenings to the comprehensive internship experience offered to college students like Taylon.