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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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Remembering Joseph O'Sickey '40
Cleveland Institute of Art graduate Joseph B. O'Sickey '40 has died at age 94. more
July 22, 2013
CIA president hails Cleveland's cultural resurgence
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Serious gaming: Biomed grad illustrates new Android game
Pirate-themed game released for the Android platform in July. more
July 18, 2013
CIA in NY Times feature about Cleveland arts scene
Article surveys history of University Circle and recent construction at our neighboring art museums. more
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