Listen: SUNYWide Film Festival podcast (Sept. 19)
Audio / Campus / Entertainment

Listen: SUNYWide Film Festival podcast (Sept. 19)

In the third episode, we spoke with Phil Hastings, founder of the SUNYWide Film Festival, about the history of the festival, how it has grown and his video documentation of the praying mantis. Continue reading

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Buffalo becoming hot spot for filmmaking

Last month it was announced that a new film about Thurgood Marshall, the first African American Supreme Court justice, would begin production in Buffalo this spring. The list of movies shot in the Buffalo Niagara region includes a number of classic films, such as “Planes, Trains and Automobiles” and “The Natural,” but more recent films like “The American Side,” “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” and “Sharknado 2” have also been filmed in the area. Continue reading