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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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May 02, 2011
Putting Artists in the Classroom: CIA Students Teach Kids
CIA's Coventry Center presents an exhibition of work by K?8 charter school students, along with... more
April 29, 2011
Cleveland Arts Prize Honors Underwood, Miller
Barry Underwood (photography) and John Paul Miller '40 (jewelry) are recognized by the 2011 Cleveland... more
April 22, 2011
Alumni Profile: Jennifer Trausch, Director of Photography at the 20X24 Polaroid Studio
Jen shares with us how a strong foundation in art school shaped her experience as... more
April 18, 2011
CIA Technical Assistants Exhibit at Coventry Center
Opening April 21, the Full Service exhibition celebrates the contributions and work of CIA's Technical... more
April 17, 2011
Cinematheque Features Five Greatest Chaplin Comedies
Charlie Chaplin's greatest comedy features will come to the Cleveland Institute of Art Cinematheque in... more
April 15, 2011
Maltz Museum Exhibits Works by CIA Artists
Works from the Progressive Corporation's art collection, including several by CIA artists, are on view... more