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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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July 27, 2011
Five CIA Artists Exhibit at River Gallery 7/30-9/10
River Gallery presents an exhibition by Cleveland's finest craftspeople. more
July 26, 2011
CIA Studio Spotlight: Glass
Two CIA glass artists demonstrate the beauty of glassmaking as they create pieces for the... more
July 04, 2011
Matthew Hollern Curates "Digital Mettle" Show in Memphis
Professor Matthew Hollern curates an exhibition featuring jewelers and metalsmiths who work with computer-aided design. more
July 03, 2011
CIA Students Take First in International Design Contest
Four interior design students work together to create a winning design for an upscale, theater-inspired... more
July 03, 2011
Inside the Artist's Studio: CIA Professor Sarah Paul
Artist Sarah Paul's love for Cleveland blooms amid colorful collections in loft studio more
July 02, 2011
Cleveland-Born Actor Keir Dullea Comes to Cinematheque
The Cinematheque presents actor Keir Dullea alongside his most famous film, the sci-fi classic 2001:... more
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