Workshop with filmmaker Cecilia Cornejo
2-hour workshop with invited filmmaker Cecilia Cornejo
6:00-6:15: Invited Professor and filmmaker Daniel Eisenberg talks on Cecilia's work
6:15-6:45: First screening "I wonder what you will remember of September" (approx. 28 min.)
7:05-7:50: Second screening "The song of the apprentice" (approx. 43 min.)
Cecilia Cornejo is a Chilean non-fiction filmmaker currently living in Northfield, MN. Cornejo's work has been shown throughout Europe and the Americas and was featured at MoMA's Documentary Fortnight. Through the use of written and visual poetry combined with documentary techniques, Cornejo creates works of non-fiction that bring a personal dimension to the documentary tradition.
Daniel Eisenberg is a documentary and experimental filmmaker with 30 years experience in the field. He is the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, DAAD Berliner Künstlerprogramm Fellowship and, more recently, a Creative Capital grant. Eisenberg lives in Chicago and is a professor in the departments of Film, Video, New Media and Animation, and Visual and Critical Studies at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
Sponsored by Spanish. Contact: Mary Tatge, x4252