The Daily Northwestern

Reed: Studios have themselves to blame for box office failures

Chase Reed, Columnist

October 9, 2017

Filed under Columns, Opinion

My memories of home are inextricably tied to going out to the movies. Whenever my family would make the trek to my grandmother’s house — to stay over, celebrate or reunite with family — we’d drive by a wide, open field...

RTVF students, alumni mobilize against departmental funding system

Stavros Agorakis, Reporter

January 8, 2017

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

A new campaign aims to spark discussion around a grant-giving system within the Department of Radio, Television and Film, which some have criticized for diminishing students’ role in funding undergraduate projects. “Save RTVF” is a student and alumni-run effort to encourage “serious, m...

New RTVF funding system draws criticism from some students

Stavros Agorakis and Shane McKeon

May 5, 2016

Filed under Academic, Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

The Department of Radio, Television and Film is transitioning to a new, department-driven film grant system, drawing criticism from some RTVF students and student filmmaking groups. Communication Prof. David Tolchinsky, who ch...

RTVF program creates residency position for refugee living in the U.S.

Julia Doran, Reporter

April 17, 2016

Filed under Administration, Campus

The School of Communication will offer a refugee living in the United States an artist-scholar residency position for the next academic year in the Department of Radio, Television and Film. Galya Ruffer, the director of the Buffett I...