Upcoming Events

Monday, October 30, 2017 @ 6:00pm

Screening of "Mudbound"
followed by Q&A with Filmmaker Dee Rees
moderated by Julie Dash

Bank of America Auditorium

Mudbound poster

Past Events

The Black America Again Experience with Common
 
Monday, October 24th 11:30a.m. 
 
Morehouse CTEMS, Office of Student Life,  and Def Jam Recordings 
present Common. Doors open 11:30. Common's short film begins at noon and discussion follows. 
 
Morehouse CTEMS Director Series: David Talbert
 
Thursday, October 27th 1:00p.m.
 
Chat with Almost Christmas director David Talbert in Bank of America Auditorium inside of Massey Leadership Building.

 

 

The Cinematic Roots of White Supremacy

Intro & FILM SCREENING 

Sunday, October 02, 2016 • 2:00 p.m.

The Auburn Avenue Research Library, ie, will host a screening of D.W. Griffith’s The Birth of a Nation, Introduced by Dr. Stephane Dunn, Associate Professor and Director of the Cinema, Television, & Emerging Media Studies program (CTEMS) at Morehouse College. This is Part I. of a week highlighting black resistance and the new Birth of a Nation film. e D.W. Griffith’s 1915 film, The Birth of a Nation, laid the cinematic foundation for racist ideologies and white supremacy still present in contemporary American cinema and mainstream media. This screening will take place at the Auburn Avenue Research Library, 101 Auburn Avenue NE, Atlanta, GA 30303.

The Birth of a Nation: Slavery, Resistance & Abolition

National Lecture Series

Thursday, October 6, 20167:00 p.m.

The Auburn Avenue Research Library, in collaboration with Beatrix Moss, the Office for Diversity, Literacy and Outreach Services at the American Library Association (ALA), The United Nations’ Remember Slavery Programme, Fox Searchlight Pictures, and BazanED will host The Birth of a Nation: Slavery, Resistance & Abolition. facilitated by Dr. StephaneDunnThis event will take place at the Auburn Avenue Research Library, 101 Auburn Avenue NE, Atlanta, GA 30303.

Sunday, October 9

 Loving advanced screening and talk with film's lead actress,  Ruth Negga at Regal Atlantic Station. Restaurant reception at the Yard Restaurant Atlantic Station. Faculty rsvp via email to Stephane.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zRXuCY7tRgk

Tuesday, October 18 

CTEMS hosts advanced screening of new film Moonlight and dialogue with film's co-star, actress Naomi Harris (SkyfallMandela: Long Walk to FreedomPirates of the Caribbean)  . BOA 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9NJj12tJzqc

Wednesday, October 19

CTEMS with Leveraging UP! industry companies event. (Dreamwork's, NBC Universal,  Sony). All Students Welcome. Woodruff Library 

Homecoming Week:

Monday, October 24

Advanced Screening of Almost Christmas (stars Danny Glover, Monique, Grabrielle Union, Nicole Ari Parker, Omar Epps, Kari Hilson). Regal Atlantic Station 

Thursday, October 27, 1:00 pm. Leadership Building

CTEMS hosts dialogue with Almost Christmas director, David Talbert (Baggage Claim) and film co-star

February 12, 2016
Clark Atlanta University, Henderson Multi-Purpose room Friday screening of new series episode Underground (exec. prod. John Legend) followed by discussion with Jurnee Smollet-Bell. Moderator, Dr. Stephane Dunn

February 23, 2016
Pixar Internship and Recruitment Presentation 4:00 pm 
http://www.pixar.com/

February 24, 2016
New York Foundation for the arts executive director Michael Royce discusses independent filmmaking for aspiring filmmakers

March 23-24, 2016
CTEMS Storytellers Symposium
Place: Bank of America Auditorium, Morehouse College, Atlanta, GA

February 3, 2016
Manhattan Theatre Club guest Amy Harris discusses student internships and opportunities, 4 pm 

February 1, 2016
CTEMS & Student Life present a dialogue with Stephan James  (Selma) , star of the new Jesse Owens film,  Race , 4 pm

November 30, 2015, Monday
CTEMS presents "Even This: An Evening With Norman Lear."  Download the Event Flyer (pdf) .

October 28, 2015, Thursday
Come to the Entertainment Career Forum, "Leveraging UP" October 28th! Companies include, Turner, Disney, ASPIRE, ABC, and DreamWorks.

October 22, 2015, Thursday
Cinema, Television, & Emerging Media Studies Distinguished Visiting Professor Julie Dash helps to explore and honor some groundbreaking black independent women filmmakers on Turner Classic Movie Channel. The special feature will air on October 22, 2015 at 8:00 pm.  Learn more at 
http://trailblazingwomen.tcm.com/themes/#african-american-independents
http://blogs.indiewire.com/womenandhollywood/tcm-and-wif-announce-initiative-and-programming-celebrating-female-directors-20150904

September 10, 2015, Thursday
CTEMS with NBAF continues highligting black dance in film with a screening of "Rize" (2005) and a conversation following with director David LaChapelle. 

August 27, 2015, Thursday, 5 p.m.
Morehouse College Cinema, Television & Emerging Media Studies Program (CTEMS) with the National Black Arts Festival presents a screening and discussion of Spike Lee's "School Daze" (1988). Price of admission: Free.
Place: Bank of America Auditorium, Morehouse College, Atlanta, GA

April 30, 2015, Thursday, 5:30 p.m.
CTEMS presents Believe: the CTEMS Senior Short Film Fest.   Download the flyer  for more information.
Place: Bank of America Auditorium, Morehouse College, Atlanta, GA

March 31, 2015, Tuesday, 3 p.m.
CTEMS presents A Conversation with Julie Dash.   Download the flyer  for more information.
Place: Bank of America Auditorium, Morehouse College, Atlanta, GA

January 21, 2015, Wednesday, 2:15 p.m.
CTEMS presents A Morehouse College King Celebration Event: Exclusive Screening of "Supremacy" followed by a conversation with Danny Glover and Director Deon Taylor.   Download the flyer  for more information.
Place: Bank of America Auditorium, Morehouse College, Atlanta, GA

October 14, 2014, Tuesday, 1 p.m.
CTEMS presents a conversation with Director Gina Prince-Bythewood (Love & Basketball, Secret Life of Bees) and actor Nate Parker (The Great Debaters, Red Tails). They will discuss their new film, Beyond the Lights. 1:00-2:15, Bank of America Auditorium (Leadership Building).   Download the flyer  for more information.
Place: Bank of America Auditorium, Morehouse College, Atlanta, GA

October 11, 2014, Saturday, 6 p.m.
The Cinema Television & Emerging Media Studies Program hosts an advanced screening of  Dear White People  at Regal Atlantic Station. A Q & A with director Justin Simien will follow the screening.   Download the flyer  for more information.
Place: Regal Atlantic Station, Atlanta, GA

September 19, 2014, Friday, 7 p.m.
ANITA: Speaking Truth to Power Directed by Academy Award winning filmmaker Freida Mock. Conversation with Freida Mock and Dr. Ayoka Chenzira followed by remarks from Prof. Anita Hill. This event is free and open to the public.  Download the flyer  for more information.
Place: Cosby Academic Center Auditorium, Spelman College, Atlanta, GA

September 18, 2014, Thursday, 7-9:30 p.m.
Pizza, prizes, and screenings of new FOX television shows,  Gotham  and  Grace Point  with a sneak preview of upcoming  Empire  episode.  Download the flyer  for more information.
Place: Nabrit-Mapp McBay, Lecture Room 1, Morehouse College, Atlanta, GA