Foundations in film

Nayli Husna

Purdue’s film and video studies program provides students with technical knowhow that is essential to work in the industry. However, it takes more than technical skill to become a competent crew member on a film or television set. This is where internships become an indispensable part of the FVS student’s educational journey. In a business […]

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Jack Klink

When most TV shows halted production this spring amid COVID-19, Jack Klink, a 2015 graduate in film and video studies, seized the opportunity to edit segments for three at-home “Saturday Night Live” episodes. An innovative filmmaker, cinematographer and editor, Klink had previously worked with “SNL” cast member Chloe Fineman, filming and editing online videos. The […]

Meet Distinguished Alumni Award recipient Robert Heiber

Robert Heiber

This week we will recognize the five Purdue College of Liberal Arts graduates who were recognized with the 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award on Friday, March 22. Today’s recipient is Robert Heiber (BA 1973, Communication), president of The Rick Chace Foundation, whose mission is “to break the silence on the history, art, and technology” of motion […]