Film Festival advisers name two directors

By Ester Khachatryan Romina D’Alessandro ’10 and Jake Gutman ’10 were selected by Film Festival faculty advisers to direct the 2010 Harvard-Westlake Film Festival. D’Alessandro and Gutman were two of six students submit applications for positions as Film Festival directors. Faculty advisers Cheri Gaulke and Ted Walch choose the two directors after reviewing applications and […]

Arclight Dome to host film festival

By Ester Khachatryan Thirteen films have been selected from nine Southern California schools, including four from Harvard-Westlake, to be featured at the annual Harvard-Westlake Film Festival at the Arclight Dome on March 20. The festival will feature films of different styles including narratives of comedy and drama, music videos and documentaries, student Co-Chair Lauren Bailey […]

Art exhibit in NY features teacher's documentaries

By Pauline Woo Upper School Video Art teacher Cheri Gaulke’s work is on display in a feminist art exhibit currently open at the Bronx Museum of the Arts until Aug. 4 in New York City. The exhibit, called “Making It Together: Women’s Collaborative Art + Community,” was inspired by the feminist movement of the 1970s. […]

Youth Film Festival

Two middle school films and five upper school films were selected for the Westport Youth Film Festival on May 12 in Connecticut. The films, “The Good, the Bag and the Ugly,” by Xochi Maberry-Gaulke ’12 and “The Artist” by Noor Fateh ’11, Jennifer Plotkin ’11, Mark Seuthe ’12, Andrew Tobias ’10, William Tobias ’12 and […]

Film Festival screens student-produced film

The student-created short film “The Good, the Bad and the Ugly” was selected for and screened March 8 at the Wildwood Film Festival.  The 5-minute film, starring Charlotte Gordon ’12 and Marka Maberry-Gaulke ’12, was directed by Xochi Maberry-Gaulke ’12, assistant-directed by Roxy Gordon ’12, with directors of photography Jordan Freisleben ’11 and a student […]