Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Students: Enter the CSWE 2014 Virtual Film Festival.

Students can now enter their films related to social work in the CSWE 2014 Virtual Film Festival, with a chance for a $500 prize if their film is selected for the festival. Full details and entry form are on the festival Web page. The submission deadline is February 26.

Want to see clips from the films of the talented students in last year's festival and the trailer for the Virtual Ovation Award winner? Visit the Official Selection page from the 2013 Virtual Film Festival.

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Aging/gerontology: Short films on Ralph Baer, Ernest Nussbaum.

Social work educators and others seeking teaching tools in aging/gerontology may be interested in photographer-filmmaker David Friedman's two short films from his series on inventors: one on gaming pioneer Ralph Baer (age 91) and another on Prakticello inventor Ernest Nussbaum (age 85).