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Purchase Represented at Sundance Film Festival

Date Released: 2/4/2010

Professor Alex Orlofsky screened his film "Blue Valentine" starring Ryan Gosling and Michelle Williams. Alums also participate.

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.