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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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January 21, 2011
Grad Opens Survival Kit Gallery in Detroit Shoreway
Cleveland Institute of Art graduate Alex Tapie has teamed up with three other local artists... more
January 19, 2011
Prof's Photo Art Featured in Real Simple Mag
Artwork by Barry Underwood, head of CIA's department of film, video, and photographic arts, is... more
January 18, 2011
A Night for a Knight: John Ewing Award Ceremony + Film
On Feb 3 the Cleveland Institute of Art and the Cleveland Museum of Art honor... more
January 13, 2011
Sculpture Grad Publishes Article in Ocean Mag
Writing for Beyond Blue magazine, Jessica Adanich '09 discusses her marine conservation artwork. more
January 11, 2011
The Cleveland Institute of Art Showcases Emerging Talent at New Exhibition
This year marks CIA's 65th annual Student Independent Exhibition (SIE), a juried show that is... more
January 09, 2011
Cinematheque Presents Carlos, One of 2010's Best Movies
An amazing collection of year-end honors went to this film, which traces the criminal career... more
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