Topic: Film

Links to Lincoln

Links to Lincoln

UVA's contributions to Spielberg's latest film

Three members of the UVA community contributed to Steven Spielberg's Oscar-winning film.

Spring 2013

Spirit of Adventure

Spirit of Adventure

Two documentaries portray challenging journeys and the importance of family

Two documentaries portray challenging journeys and the importance of family

Spring 2012

How Does Hollywood Create a Buzz?

How Does Hollywood Create a Buzz?

In entertainment, there are no fixed rules for success. “That’s the fun part of the industry,” says McIntire professor Natasha Foutz. “You never know...

Spring 2012

Life Lessons on the Green

Life Lessons on the Green

David Cook’s golf novel adapted to the big screen

David Cook (Educ ’82, Grad ’84) has become a best-selling author and a movie producer, but he is first and foremost a sports psychologist. Soon after he started working...

Winter 2011

Chick Lit Flick

Chick Lit Flick

Emily Giffin’s debut novel adapted to the big screen

You know you’ve arrived when you have a cameo in a movie based on your bestselling novel. Emily Giffin (Law ‘97) appears in the movie adaptation of...

Fall 2011

Head Over Heels

Head Over Heels

Documentary film explores universality of love

What does being in love feel like? Drew Emery’s (Grad ’89) documentary Inlaws and Outlaws chronicles the love affairs of couples—some straight and some gay...

Summer 2011

Camera Focused on Black America

Camera Focused on Black America

Kevin Everson experiments in filmmaking

Kevin Everson’s films capture the culture of working-class black Americans.

Spring 2011

Five Alumni with Films at the 2010 Virginia Film Festival

Must see films from this year's festival

The Virginia Film Festival will run from Thursday, Nov. 4 through Sunday, Nov. 7, 2010. Five alumni will bring their films to Charlottesville to screen at this year’s festival.

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October 29, 2010

The Parking Lot Movie

The Parking Lot Movie

Documentary reveals the philosophy of parking lot attendants

Documentary reveals the philosophy of parking lot attendants, and how the job changes their lives.

Fall 2010

Mother and Child

Mother and Child

New film about the longing for family

Feature film director Rodrigo Garcia has a soft spot for women, and one of those women is producer Julie Lynn (Col ’88, Law ’92). Though Garcia is...

Summer 2010

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Then Again

What a thrill to see the picture of Scott Stadium in 1964 (“Then and Now: An Illustrated Journey Through Time,” Spring 2010). After the Corps of Cadets...

Summer 2010

Director Gregg Helvey goes to the Oscars

Director Gregg Helvey goes to the Oscars

When Gregg Helvey (Col ’01) traveled to India three and a half years ago to make the film Kavi, he never thought he would end up at the Academy...

April 20, 2010

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Highlights

More than Money

More than Money

The UVA Licensing & Ventures Group Seed Fund helps University-affiliated ideas grow until they are successful enough to attract other funding.

Measured in Degrees

Measured in Degrees

UVA will confer another several thousand diplomas this spring. We’ve broken down past years’ academic degrees by disciplines. Take a look, and maybe a few clicks, at our interactive charts to explore the two-decade trends in subject-matter popularity.

Family Matters

Family Matters

Joanne Boyle, who served as the women's basketball head coach for seven years, retired after this season to finalize her daughter's adoption process, which could take years.