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Jump Cut: 2004-2007

The Monthly Column on Film and Media Arts
for the New England Entertainment Digest

By George T. Marshall, RIIFF Executive Director/CEO

2007 Articles:

PilarArticle One: Trends in Local Filmmaking (January 2007)


Article Two: Jon Raben on "Italian Americans and Federal Hill (February 2007)


Article Three: Ted Delaney Documenting the Life of Andre Dubus (March 2007)


Article Four: Film 101 on Directing (April 2007)


Article Five: Adam Short & The Roving Eye Documentary Film Festival (May 2007)


Article Six: Pilar Alessandra and the Art of the Pitch (June 2007)


Article Seven: Jim Vickers and the Power of Words (July 2007)


joePArticle Eight: Reshaping Chaos: Film Festival Programming & Don Farias (August 2007)


Article Nine: Curt Worden of Tango Pix (September 2007)


Article Ten: Jeffrey Roth and "The Wonder of it All" (October 2007)


Article Eleven: Joseph Procopio: A Young Filmmaker with a Canadian Edge (November 2007)


Article Twelve: Documentary Filmmaker Adrian Belic Goes Beyond the Call (December 2007)



2006 Articles:

Article One: Joanne Baron, Actor (January 2006)


Article Two: Jonathan Newman, Filmmaker (February 2006)


Article Three: Two Sisters Productions/Providence (March 2006)


Article Four: Brats & Lemonade Stories (April 2006)


Article Five: Sara Paxton & "Aquamarine" (May 2006)


Article Six: 48-Hour Film Project/Boston (June 2006)


Article Seven: Film Festival By the Numbers (July 2006)


Article Eight: The Little Matchgirl, Part 1 (August 2006)


Article Nine: The Little Matchgirl, Part 2 (September 2006)


Article Ten: Frederic Lumiere & Mark Hefti, Tomorrow is Today (October 2006)


Article Eleven: Craig Shapiro, HBO and Ice Kings (November 2006)


Article Twelve: Savion Glover's "Happy Feet" (December 2006)


2005 Articles:

Article One: Mass Bay Film Project (January 2005)

Article Two: Duncan Putney, SAG (February 2005)

Article Three: Keith Brown, Filmmaker (March 2005)

Article Four: The Brattle Cinema Foundation (April 2005)

Article Five: Matt Stanfield & Asian Film (May 2005)

Article Six: Mary Healey Jamiel, "Holy Water-Gate" (June 2005)


Article Seven: Stu Pollard, Keep Your Distance (July 2005)


Article Eight: Cherry Arnold, "Buddy" documentary (August 2005)


Article Nine: Scott Levine, Marketing Hollywood Films (September 2005)


Article Ten: Bethel Film Festival, a Profile (October 2005)


Article Eleven: Reflections while in Mid-Air Across the Atlantic (November 2005)


Article Twelve: Marcus Mandal, "Karen Blixen: Out of this World" (December 2005)


2004 Articles:

Article One: The National Center for Jewish Film (January 2004)

Article Two: Fitzroy Shorts in Australia (February 2004)

Article Three: The State of the Film Offices in Rhode Island (March 2004)

Article Four: The NE Festival Industry and Economic Impact (April 2004)

Article Five: Independent Filmmaker, Eva Saks (May 2004)

Article Six: A Simple Proposal (June 2004)

Article Seven: Ron Tibbett, artist/festival director (July 2004)

Article Eight: Indie Producer/Director Kimberly Shane O’Hara (August 2004)


Article Nine: Programming for the LGBT Community (October 2004)

Article Ten:
Boston Irish Film Festival (November 2004)

Article Eleven: Year End Wrap Up (December 2004)

meAbout the Author:
George T. Marshall is the Producing Director of the Rhode Island-based Flickers Arts Collaborative, the creators of the annual Rhode Island International Film Festival for which he also serves as Executive Director. He teaches documentary film and speech communications at Roger Williams University. He is a director, writer, producer of commercials and industrials for numerous business clients in the region. Currently he is writing a chapter on teaching digital documentary filmmaking for a new college text book entitled: “Teaching with Multimedia: Pedagogy in the Blogo/Websphere.” He can be reached at flicksart@aol.com






Note: Photo of Patricia Clarkson and Lawrence Andrade taken at the Williamstown Film Festival, Closing Gala. RIIFF Photo.