Film Professor Alex Orlofsky screened the film he produced "Blue Valentine" starring Ryan Gosling and Michelle Williams. It created a buzz among critics and earned glowing reviews in Entertainment Weekly and New York Magazine, among others.
Purchase alum Eric Mendelsohn, director, and Purchase Film alum Rocco Caruso, producer, sceened "3 Backyards," starring Edie Falco which had a rave review in Variety.
Film alum Lesli Kleinberg was the Sundance Documentary Program's Consulting Producer and Film alum Brandon Harris writes for Filmmaker magazine and reported on the Sundance films. While at Purchase Brandon won the National Board of Review student film award.