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July 17, 2008
Muller earns his master’s from AFI La Cañada Flintridge resident Daniel Muller graduated last month from the American Film Institute with an master’s of fine arts degree in film direction. He is currently in post-production on his thesis film, “Good-bye Canarsie,” which was shot entirely on 35mm, thanks, in part, to a fundraiser supported by La Cañada residents and local merchants. In 2005 Muller graduated with a bachelor of fine arts degree in film direction from Art Center College of Art and Design in Pasadena.
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March 26, 2009
The Verdugo Hills Art Association meeting on Friday, April 3, will feature award-winning artist and lecturer Ernie Marjoram. He will discuss quick sketching techniques, present a slide show from his travels around the world and finish with a live demonstration in oils on canvas. The meeting begins at 7 p.m. at the Citibank Community Room, 2350 Honolulu Ave. in Montrose, and is open to the public for a $5 donation. Originally trained as an architect, Marjoram works in a variety of media such as pencil, pen, watercolor, acrylics and oil using architectural subjects in Europe, Asia and North America.
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November 2, 2006
Ernie Marjoram, well known artist from West Los Angeles, architect and instructor will be the featured demonstrator at the Verdugo Hills Art Association meeting on Friday, Nov. 3. Marjoram's demonstration in oil while using a clothed live model is open to the public for a $5 donation. The Verdugo Hills Art Association meeting begins at 7 p.m. and will be held at the Citibank Community Room, 2350 Honolulu Ave., Montrose. Marjoram's early interest in drawing buildings led to a successful career in architecture and the design of fantasy environments for theme parks, animation, computer games, as well as film and television.
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May 13, 2010
Liu honored by foundation State Sen. Carol Liu (D-La Cañada Flintridge) was given a ?Trailblazer Award? May 4 by the Women?s Foundation of California. The honor was in recognition of Liu?s support of the nonprofit Women?s Policy Institute, which teaches women activists and organizations about public policy and the legislative process. The Women?s Foundation is sponsoring Liu?s SB 1084, which would create a two-year, bipartisan task force aimed at reducing poverty among Californians.
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April 8, 2004
The Alex Film Society presents the 50th anniversary screening of Elia Kazan's Oscar-winning drama "On the Waterfront" at Glendale's historic Alex Theatre, 216 N. Brand Boulevard. Lauded for undeniable virtuosity, "On the Waterfront" created a new standard in filmmaking and is still recognized as one of the greatest films produced No. 8 in the American Film Institute's Top 100 films). The program will also include a classic cartoon and a rare presentation of 's screen test for "Rebel Without a Cause" (test footage courtesy of the UCLA Archive)
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By Mary O'Keefe | April 27, 2006
Once again windows were blacked out and lighting and camera equipment were rolled into Montrose Bowl on Honolulu Avenue. This time a romantic drama was being filmed by students from the American Film Institute in Los Angeles. The Montrose location was the backdrop of two lovers who had been separated for 20 years only to be reunited at the bowling alley. "The film will only be viewed at AFI," said producer Ryan Canon. This is part of a short cycle film program. The films are approximately 15 minutes long and are judged by the instructor on a pass or fail grade, Canon added.
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February 21, 2008
Back to the ’80s at the LCFEF Gala It is the most fabulous event in La Cañada, and it is right around the corner! The annual LCF Educational Foundation Gala is scheduled for Saturday, March 1, at the Langham Huntington Hotel, formerly the Ritz Carlton, in Pasadena. Over 700 people will be there to rock out, mingle, and raise money for the best cause in our community — the public schools. “The Reaganomics” are Southern California’s preeminent ’80s band, and will be bringing their unique brand of high energy dance music to this year’s Gala.
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July 8, 2004
One Colorado presents a four-week film festival of eight Marilyn Monroe classics projected outdoors in the One Colorado Courtyard in the heart of Old Pasadena every Friday and Saturday night in July starting July 9 at 8:30 p.m.  All movie screenings are free and open to the public.  Seating is provided. All films are digital and are projected onto a 30-foot screen on the two-story Crate & Barrel building. July 9 "Niagara" | 1953, Not Rated, 87 minutes, Starring Marilyn Monroe, Joseph Cotten An enjoyable thriller in the Hitchcock mode, this film delivers noir aesthetic, splashy locations and haunting 1950s psychology.
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By Grace Farag | September 28, 2006
Last Saturday the La Cañada Flintridge Educational Foundation hosted an artist's reception for local photographer Ronald Dietel, whose exhibit, "My Special Photographs," is currently on display in the LCF Library's Community Room. Light refreshments were served, and Dietel was present to answer questions about his art. The president of the LCF Educational Foundation, Janna Gosselin, was also in attendance. The Foundation will accept all proceeds from the sales of Dietel's prints for its 2006-2007 Annual Campaign.
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May 19, 2005
Dining With Duvall by Lynn Duvall Jean Brenner, a tiny, retired woman, fell in love with a feisty dog. She rescued Buddy, a chow-shepherd mix from the Pasadena Humane Society. Buddy joined Jean's boxer and two cats at home in La Crescenta. "I wish I could take every animal into my home, but of course I can't," Jean said. "I couldn't resist Buddy. He's such a loving dog." Life with Buddy proved to be more difficult than Jean expected. "I couldn't take him for a walk.
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July 17, 2008
Muller earns his master’s from AFI La Cañada Flintridge resident Daniel Muller graduated last month from the American Film Institute with an master’s of fine arts degree in film direction. He is currently in post-production on his thesis film, “Good-bye Canarsie,” which was shot entirely on 35mm, thanks, in part, to a fundraiser supported by La Cañada residents and local merchants. In 2005 Muller graduated with a bachelor of fine arts degree in film direction from Art Center College of Art and Design in Pasadena.
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