This theme considers the strengths and weakness of various definitions of “creativity” while investigating and framing Berkeley’s distinctive capacities to develop multi-modal research and learning environments that value diversity, public impact, and cross-disciplinary intelligences and practices.

“I decided the world needed more female serial killers,” murderer Josephine De’Ath (Mykaela Barnes) shrugs.

Long distance duet tests how sound travels


Students Share Art in Belmont Village Gallery Show

Some 15 pieces of art created by UC Berkeley students are on display until September in a new gallery at Belmont Village Senior Living in Albany.

UC Berkeley student to take DACA documentary to Tribeca Film Festival

On September 5, 2017, President Donald Trump announced his decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA. About the same time, Campus Movie Fest came to UC Berkeley and loaned students filming equipment for seven days.

Local female filmmakers pave path toward on-screen gender representation

The impact of the #MeToo movement on modern cinema is undeniable.

Saturday’s tribute to legendary film composer and former Boston Pops Orchestra conductor John Williams wouldn’t have been complete without a rendition of the “Main Title” from “Star Wars.” You know the one: the triumphant march that accompanies the scrolling yellow text of every film in the main saga.

Rosa Furneaux, a student in UC Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism, is the 2018 winner of the Dorothea Lange Fellowship, an award given to a graduate student or faculty member who has demonstrated outstanding work in documentary photography and a creative plan for future work. 

With the hotly anticipated release of “Avengers: Infinity War” finally upon us, audiences worldwide are preparing to witness what promises to be Marvel’s most ambitious film yet.

Spring 2018 Student Showcases

Experience the creative accomplishments and original research of Berkeley’s talented students in Visual Arts, Performing Arts, Literature, Film, Media, and Design.

‘4.48 Psychosis’ offers scream of honesty into hollow space at BAMPFA

Often in art and theater, performers and artists reach within themselves to present their audiences with a picture of aestheticized pain.