The Point of Contact Gallery and the and the Syracuse International Film Festival welcome the renowned Italian filmmaker Gian Vittorio Baldi.
There is a A reception in his honor Wednesday April 22 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Point of Contact Gallery, 914 E Genesee St., Syracuse. Just East of Syracuse Stage.
Gian Vittorio Baldi is one of the most important and influential producers/directors in the history of Italian Cinema. The Syracuse International Film Festival is conferring the Special Achievement Award of 2009 to this filmmaker of our times, and welcome him to our city of Syracuse.
It has just been confrimed that Hypermedia University/University of Bologna will be providing two fully paid scholarships for a cinematography workshop this summer. This establishes an important relationship between SU and Hypermedia that may benefit students in the school of Visual and Performing Arts and Newhouse through a developing connection between the two institutions.
POC contact is 443 2169 or www.pointcontact.org.