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Film

Rebel Alliance

Spring 2017

Women helm just a fraction of Hollywood films, a fact that Jennifer Warren ’63 has been working steadily to change since trading acting for directing three decades ago.

Alt-Rock Apex

Fall 2017

A new documentary tells the story of a legendary Madison recording studio.

Nicole Rocklin ’01

Summer 2016

A movie producer talks about life in the spotlight after her Oscar win, and why she knew she had to produce a movie about journalists who uncovered sexual abuse in the Roman Catholic Church.

Bet on It

Spring 2016

If you think that Anders Holm '03 is everywhere these days, you’re right. A combination of hard work and a few lucky breaks has put the writer-actor in the spotlight.

Dalton Trumbo’s Papers

Spring 2016

The UW holds a piece of Hollywood history.

English 175

Winter 2014

Frankenstein, Robocop, Google: Human Memory/Digital Memory

Practical Magic

Fall 2014

Fans of Harry Potter and other pop-culture touchstones transform into activists.

History 201

Winter 2013

Combating misconceptions about ancient Rome.

Archaeologists on the Front Lines

Fall 2013

A professor steps up to protect an ancient culture from modern threats.

Entitled

Fall 2013

As Title IX turns forty, film producer Libby Geist ’02 explores nine female athletes who changed their gender's world.

Lakeside Cinema

Summer 2013

On summer nights for more than three decades, it’s been location, location, location for those who settle in to watch free movies on the Memorial Union Terrace.

Marshall Brickman ’62: The Jersey Score “Dueling Banjos” to Jersey Boys

Summer 2013

“My theory of life — and career choices — then and now is to hang out with people that I don’t mind having lunch with.”

Imagination, Inc.

Spring 2013

The devil's in the details, as a young grad has discovered in her job with the animation studio Pixar.

All Dolled Up

Spring 2012

Forget about celebrity websites. Only paper likenesses would do back in the day.

Badgers on the Big (and Small) Screen

Summer 2011

Scriptwriters use creative license to claim connections to Wisconsin.

Mary Beltrán

Winter 2010

When she watches television, it’s with an eye on diversity, as well as entertainment.

GLU-Madison

Winter 2010

What's that campus that looks so much like the UW? It's the fictitious Grand Lakes University, which 25 years ago hosted non-grad Thornton Melon (aka Rodney Dangerfield).