Thomas Edison Film Festival
Tuesday, October 11 at 6:30pm
Visual Arts Complex, Auditorium - 1B20
A Presentation of short films curated by Jane Steurerwald, Director of the Thomas Edison Film Festival
For over 40 years the Thomas Edison Film Festival has been celebrating and advancing the unique power of the short film.
Jane Steuerwald is the Executive Director of the Thomas Edison Media Arts Consortium – Thomas Edison Film Festival and the NJ Young Filmmakers’ Festival. She curates and presents film programs for venues across the US and abroad, and hosts talks with filmmakers internationally. Her films have screened at MoMA; the National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC; Anthology Film Archives; Atlanta Independent; Athens International; and more. She was professor and chair of the Media Arts Department, NJ City University, teaching media production, history and aesthetics for 36 years. In 2012, she was a Women’s History Month Honoree in NJ for empowering women through education. She became Professor Emeritus, NJCU, in 2020.