Soc Doc Honors & Awards

  • April 15, 2018

    ANNOUNCING A MASTER CLASS WITH LUCRECIA MARTEL, LEGENDARY ARGENTINE FILMMAKER
    MONDAY, APRIL 23; 1-4 PM


    PLEASE RSVP by Monday, April 16
    SPEAKING ON HER FILMS, AESTHETICS, VISION, AND HISTORY AND SHOWING...

  • February 1, 2018

    The Society for Cinema and Media Studies will be holding their annual conference in Toronto on March 14-18.  This year, we will have a strong mix of faculty and graduate students present at the conference.  We are proud to have these members of our community represent our department...

  • October 11, 2017

    The Santa Cruz Film Festival takes place on October 11-15 and we will have many slugs participating, including FDM and SocDoc alums! 

    Lucas Bonetti (SocDoc MA 2016) will be screening his documentary short FISHERMEN WITHOUT A SEA, as part of the “Ocean Shorts:...

  • October 4, 2017

    Social Documentation Alumni Juan C. Dávila (MA 2013) is currently a correspondent for Democracy Now! and is in Puerto Rico covering the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. Please view the links below for his latest reports.  

  • October 3, 2017

    The Wastsonville Film Festival takes place on October 5-8th, and we will have many SocDoc and FDM alums that will be participating: 

    Tadashi Nakamura (SocDoc MA 2008) will be screening his film MELE MURALS on Saturday, October 7 at 5pm.  Tad is also...

  • June 23, 2017

    Social Documentation Professor Jennifer Maytorena Taylor is one of two UCSC Arts factulty and 107 recipients nationwide to receive a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.  Prof. Taylor has also recieved a grant from production company, Fork Films.  

  • June 12, 2017

    Social Documentation Professor B. Ruby Rich will be honored with a festival at the Barbican Center in London at the end of June.  

    "Being Ruby Rich" is a 4-day event that will highlight Prof. Rich's career as a curator, film critic and champion of "New Queer Cinema."  The event...