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August 25, 2016
CIA alum Rodriguez edited 'Dog Eat Dog'
By Clint O’Connor
The creative machinery of the feature film business requires years of dues-paying on small, obscure projects with unknowns.
Ben Rodriguez Jr. ’05 chose a different route. Or it chose him. For his first feature film, his talents as an editor landed him in the company of big time a director (Paul Schrader), marquee stars (Nicolas Cage and Willem Dafoe), and a movie, the gritty crime drama “Dog Eat Dog,” that had its world premiere at the Cannes Film Festival in May.
Not bad for a kid from Middleburg Heights, who majored in TIME (more on that later) at CIA.
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September 03, 2015
Successful automotive designer returns to painting and brings love, validation, and assistance to homeless people
Brian Peterson's portraits are on view in Santa Ana, California more
August 25, 2015
Grad wins bronze award in international design competition
Geemay Chia adds IDEA award to her list of honors more
August 13, 2015
CIA student wins international medical illustration award
Grad plans to go on to medical school more
August 10, 2015
Creativity Matters to grad who created CIA posters
Lyndsey Vu '14 illustrated posters for high schools across U.S. more
August 10, 2015
CIA the only college of art and design named a "Best in the Midwest" college
College welcomes Princeton Review listing for third consecutive year more
August 04, 2015
Student's portrait collection on view at University Hospitals through Sept. 8
Public reception set for September 1, 5-7pm more