Jim Finn

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Associate Professor Film and Video jfinn10@pratt.edu 718.636.3742 p Brooklyn Campus, Activity Resource Center 212

Current Course Listing (3)

21/SP-FVID-205-01 Expanded Cinama

21/SP-FVID-205-03 Expanded Cinama

21/SP-FVID-402-03 Senior Studio II

Personal URL

http://jimfinn.org/

Education

M.F.A. Electronic Arts, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; B.A. Creative Writing, University of Arizona

Biography

Steeped in the obsolete language of revolutionary art, The New York Times said Finn's films often play like unearthed artifacts from an alternate universe; his award-winning movies have been called Utopian comedies and trompe l'oeil films; his Communist Trilogy is in the permanent collection t the MoMA; has had retrospectives in seven countries; screenings include Sundance, Rotterdam, AFI, Edinburgh, the New York Film Festival, as well as museums and cinematheques.