film http://wkar.org en 'Mobile in Black and White' film encourages racial dialogue http://wkar.org/post/mobile-black-and-white-film-encourages-racial-dialogue <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">http://vimeo.com/80008949&nbsp;</span></p><p dir="ltr" style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;">Video courtesy of www.mobileinblackandwhite.org</p><p dir="ltr" style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;">&nbsp;</p><p dir="ltr" style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;">The <a href="http://capitalcityfilmfest.com/">Capital City Film Festival</a> starts tomorrow and runs through the weekend. On Saturday, a film about race relations in America will air at Dart Auditorium in Lansing. It’s called <a href="http://mobileinblackandwhite.org/">“Mobile in Black and White”</a>. The film, which originally featured four shorter segments broken up by discussions, is directed by Robert Gray.</p><p> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 20:44:10 +0000 Melissa Benmark 51913 at http://wkar.org More music, films at this year's Capital City Film Festival http://wkar.org/post/more-music-films-years-capital-city-film-festival <p><span id="docs-internal-guid-2c1270ed-4697-a336-abc2-d728c6ce0b7d"><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Georgia; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">The fourth Annual <a href="http://capitalcityfilmfest.com/">Capital City Film </a><u>Festival</u> will showcase four days of films. Shorts, documentaries, &nbsp;and narrative features are all included.&nbsp;</span></span><span style="font-family: Georgia; font-size: 16.363636016845703px; line-height: 21.81818199157715px; white-space: pre-wrap;">The festival starts Thursday and runs through Sunday. </span><span style="background-color: transparent; font-size: 16px; font-family: Georgia; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Capital City Film Festival Director Dominic Cochran and Festival Coordinator </span><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Georgia; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Payal Ravani discuss this year’s offerings.</span></p><p> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 20:41:26 +0000 Emanuele Berry & Mark Bashore 51911 at http://wkar.org More music, films at this year's Capital City Film Festival Preserving MSU's audiovisual history http://wkar.org/post/preserving-msus-audiovisual-history <p></p><p></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-81c1ebc3-1d5e-c037-0e04-ed7dc5eb9794" style="font-size:16px;font-family:Arial;color:#222222;background-color:#ffffff;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">The Michigan State Spartans had a great run through March Madness, making the Elite Eight. Coach Tom Izzo may want his team to watch the playback of Sunday’s game against the U-Conn Huskies for a little self-analysis. <a href="http://msu.edu">MSU</a> has a lot of tapes like that and other sporting events, some of which pre-date World War II. However, those old film and video clips are falling apart over time. Now, MSU is asking the public for donations to digitize those records for posterity. </span> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 17:48:29 +0000 Kevin Lavery 51510 at http://wkar.org Preserving MSU's audiovisual history Indian filmmaker screens latest offering in E.L. http://wkar.org/post/indian-filmmaker-screens-latest-offering-el <p></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:16px;font-family:'Times New Roman';color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">A documentary filmmaker from India will be in East Lansing for a screening of his latest movie tonight. <em>Current State</em>’s Scott Pohl speaks with </span><span style="font-size:16px;font-family:'Times New Roman';color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">Sanjay Kak</span><span style="font-size:16px;font-family:'Times New Roman';color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;"> about his latest film, “<a href="http://redantdream.com/">Red Ant Dream</a>”. It’s a reflection on modern-day revolution in India. The <a href="http://www.cal.msu.edu/">MSU College of Arts and Letters </a>will screen the film on campus tonight, and Kak will be there.</span><span style="font-size:16px;font-family:'Times New Roman';color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;"> </span> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 17:10:10 +0000 Current State 50830 at http://wkar.org Indian filmmaker screens latest offering in E.L. Lights, camera, pie: film documents town devoted to pie http://wkar.org/post/lights-camera-pie-film-documents-town-devoted-pie <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Art, like life, goes through phases and changes. A longtime mid-Michigan artist who relocated to New Mexico a few years ago is exploring the inspirations there and has just come out with her first short </span><a href="http://vimeo.com/87525403" style="line-height: 1.5;">film</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Many listeners will be familiar with Jane and Dick Rosemont. He was one of the forces behind Flat Black and Circular, an East Lansing record shop, and she was a fine arts photographer.</span></p><p> Mon, 17 Mar 2014 16:56:06 +0000 Current State 50771 at http://wkar.org Lights, camera, pie: film documents town devoted to pie Superheroes, Muppets, and Biblical tales part of spring movie mix http://wkar.org/post/superheroes-muppets-and-biblical-tales-part-spring-movie-mix <p></p><p><span id="docs-internal-guid-d80fd2b2-c102-e0ba-8d91-be93011d8caf" style="font-size:16px;font-family:Georgia;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">Each film season, Mlive’s John Serba offers his thoughts on soon to be released films. This week he shared his most and least anticipated movies of the Spring season with <em>Current State</em>’s Emanuele Berry. Fri, 14 Mar 2014 17:17:26 +0000 Current State 50655 at http://wkar.org Superheroes, Muppets, and Biblical tales part of spring movie mix Documentary celebrates legacy of Lansing's Elderly Instruments http://wkar.org/post/documentary-celebrates-legacy-lansings-elderly-instruments <p></p> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 15:40:53 +0000 Current State 50109 at http://wkar.org Documentary celebrates legacy of Lansing's Elderly Instruments Moviemaking in Michigan: early view from the director’s chair http://wkar.org/post/moviemaking-michigan-early-view-director-s-chair <p></p><p></p><p>Today, we have the second installment of our new series “Moviemaking in Michigan”. <em>Current State’s</em> Scott Pohl is following the process of making a movie, from start to finish.</p><p> Mon, 17 Feb 2014 18:28:14 +0000 Current State 49481 at http://wkar.org Moviemaking in Michigan: early view from the director’s chair Filmmaker documents Detroit, Happy Valley in transition http://wkar.org/post/filmmaker-documents-detroit-happy-valley-transition <p></p><p>http://youtu.be/-2TE6-bJNd4</p><p>Throughout the year, MSU’s Residential College in the Arts and Humanities brings in speakers and artists from around the country for their Wednesday Night Live series. This week they welcomed filmmaker <a href="http://www.erikproulx.com/">Erik Proulx</a>, who screened his short film "<a href="http://www.lemonadedetroit.com/">Lemonade: Detroit</a>." His latest film “<a href="http://www.365daysthefilm.com/">365 Days: A year in Happy Valley</a>”&nbsp; re-examines&nbsp; the Penn State scandal and looks at how the community coping. Thu, 23 Jan 2014 18:11:19 +0000 Current State 48318 at http://wkar.org Golden Globe snubs and Detroit Film Critics Society winners http://wkar.org/post/golden-globe-snubs-and-detroit-film-critics-society-winners <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Award season kicked off last week with the announcement of this year’s Golden Globe nominees. This is also the time of year where some Michigan critics vote on their favorite films and performances. The&nbsp;</span><a href="http://detroitfilmcritics.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Detroit Film Critics Society</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;revealed the winners of their annual contest last Friday.&nbsp;</span><a href="http://connect.mlive.com/staff/jserba/comments.html" style="line-height: 1.5;">John&nbsp;Serba</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">,&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">entertainment reporter for MLive.com/The Grand Rapids Press and a founding member of the Detroit Film Critics Society,&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">assess this year’s Golden Globe nominations and reveals the big winners from the Detroit Film Critics Society's awards.</span></p><p></p><p> Tue, 17 Dec 2013 19:40:45 +0000 Current State 46820 at http://wkar.org Golden Globe snubs and Detroit Film Critics Society winners 'Medora,' captures small town struggles through basketball http://wkar.org/post/medora-captures-small-town-struggles-through-basketball <p>http://youtu.be/jwhFL7oMbbY</p><p></p><p><span id="docs-internal-guid-386ffba8-fa51-e011-35ad-7510e1622eb2" style="font-size:16px;font-family:Georgia;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">Thursday evening, WKAR’s Community Cinema event will feature a preview of the film “<a href="http://medorafilm.com/">Medora</a>.” The documentary tells the story of a struggling Indiana basketball team.&nbsp; Emanuele Berry spoke with Davy Rothbart, one of the film's co-producers, and Dylan McSoley, a former </span><span style="font-size:16px;font-family:Georgia;color:#000000;background-color:#ffffff;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">Medora High School basketball player</span><span style="font-size:16px;font-family:Georgia;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;"> who is featured in the film.</span> Sat, 14 Dec 2013 15:28:44 +0000 Current State 46689 at http://wkar.org Current State #206 | November 21, 2013 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-206-november-21-2013 <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Today on </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Current State</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">: a Michigan health care non-profit on </span>Obamacare<span style="line-height: 1.5;">; a new </span>MSU<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> study on diversity and segregation; indie film producer Christine Vachon; and "nose-to-tail" eating.</span></p> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 17:44:53 +0000 Current State 45631 at http://wkar.org Indie film producer enjoys success outside studio system http://wkar.org/post/indie-film-producer-enjoys-success-outside-studio-system <p></p><p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Cambria; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">Filmmaker <a href="http://www.killerfilms.com/">Christine </a></span><a href="http://www.killerfilms.com/">Vachon</a><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Cambria; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;"> is behind some of today’s most successful independent movies, including “Boys Don’t Cry”, “Far From Heaven” and “One Hour Photo”. <a href="http://filmstudies.cal.msu.edu/film-culture/msu-film-collective/">The </a></span><a href="http://filmstudies.cal.msu.edu/film-culture/msu-film-collective/">MSU</a><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Cambria; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;"><a href="http://filmstudies.cal.msu.edu/film-culture/msu-film-collective/"> Film Collective</a> is screening her movie “<a href="http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0368794/">I’m Not There</a>” tonight, and </span>Vachon<span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Cambria; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;"> will speak about the state of independent film on campus tomorrow. Thu, 21 Nov 2013 17:19:48 +0000 Current State 45629 at http://wkar.org Indie film producer enjoys success outside studio system MSU grad directs documentary on income inequality http://wkar.org/post/msu-grad-directs-documentary-income-inequality <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>The 16th <a href="http://elff.com/">East Lansing Film Festival</a> begins tonight with the documentary <a href="http://inequalityforall.com/">“Inequality For All”</a>. The movie features former U.S. Labor Secretary Robert Reich, as he seeks to address the widening American income gap. Wed, 06 Nov 2013 16:16:52 +0000 Current State 44888 at http://wkar.org MSU grad directs documentary on income inequality Offerings by Coen Bros, Stiller are highlights of holiday movie season http://wkar.org/post/offerings-coen-bros-stiller-are-highlights-holiday-movie-season <p></p><p></p><p>Folk singers, hustlers and Samurai are all part of this year’s Holiday film lineup. <a href="http://connect.mlive.com/staff/jserba/comments.html">John Serba</a>, entertainment reporter and film critic for Mlive and the Grand Rapids Press, gave <em>Current State’s</em> Emanuele Berry the rundown of this season upcoming films. Mon, 04 Nov 2013 16:12:22 +0000 Current State 44773 at http://wkar.org Offerings by Coen Bros, Stiller are highlights of holiday movie season New film chronicles Michigan's craft beer scene http://wkar.org/post/new-film-chronicles-michigans-craft-beer-scene <p></p><p>Michigan has seen tremendous growth in its craft beer industry. That growth is chronicled in the new documentary <a href="http://mibeerfilm.com/">&quot;The Michigan Beer Film.&quot;</a> Wed, 02 Oct 2013 14:57:38 +0000 Current State 43199 at http://wkar.org New film chronicles Michigan's craft beer scene Film commentary: Detroit on the big screen http://wkar.org/post/film-commentary-detroit-big-screen <p>I&rsquo;m making a new film. It&rsquo;s about three men who return to their hometown after a long absence. That hometown is Detroit. It took me over two years to write. But the thing I struggled with most was how to present the city of Detroit itself.</p><p> Fri, 27 Sep 2013 15:18:23 +0000 Current State 42966 at http://wkar.org Film commentary: Detroit on the big screen Current State #160 | September 17, 2013 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-160-september-17-2013 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Today on </span><a href="http://wkar.org/programs/current-state" style="line-height: 1.5;"><em>Current State</em></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">: Architect-futurist anticipates global demoralization;&nbsp;</span><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Cambria; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">Detroit's Water Renaissance series on the Rouge River; </span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.5;"> filmmaking staying relevant in Michigan despite changes; and&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">MSU Museum photos capture modern workers in new exhibits.</span></p><div>&nbsp;</div><div> Tue, 17 Sep 2013 17:05:28 +0000 Current State 42432 at http://wkar.org Despite shifting incentives, filmmakers still look to Michigan http://wkar.org/post/despite-shifting-incentives-filmmakers-still-look-michigan <p></p><p><span style="font-family: Georgia, serif; font-size: 16pt; line-height: 200%;">Michigan’s film industry has seen a few changes over the past 5 years. Under Gov. Jennifer Granholm, refundable tax credits for films were unlimited. For the 2012 fiscal year, under Gov. Snyder, a cap of 25 million cap was placed on film incentives. The following year the cap was increased to 50 million.</span></p> Tue, 17 Sep 2013 16:39:45 +0000 Current State 42429 at http://wkar.org 'Imported from China' highlights rapid growth of Chinese international students http://wkar.org/post/imported-china-highlights-rapid-growth-chinese-international-students <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; line-height: 21.988636016845703px;">Over 200,000 Chinese international students study in the United States each year, drastically altering the makeup of universities across the country. The film “</span><a href="https://www.facebook.com/pages/Imported-From-China/115194422006575?ref=br_tf" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 21.988636016845703px;">Imported from China</a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; line-height: 21.988636016845703px;">” features the personal stories of several Chinese international college students at Michigan State, as they navigate life in America. The film's Co-Director's, MSU Academic Specialist&nbsp;</span><a href="http://tc.msu.edu/users/troy-hale" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 21.988636016845703px;">Troy Hale</a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; line-height: 21.988636016845703px;">&nbsp;and Associate Professor&nbsp;</span><a href="http://cas.msu.edu/about-the-college/contact-us/faculty-and-staff-directory/272-geri-alumit-zeldes" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 21.988636016845703px;">Geri&nbsp;</a><a href="http://cas.msu.edu/about-the-college/contact-us/faculty-and-staff-directory/272-geri-alumit-zeldes" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 21.988636016845703px;">Alumit Zeldes</a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; line-height: 21.988636016845703px;">, joined us to discuss the film.</span></p><p></p><p></p><p> Mon, 16 Sep 2013 18:02:20 +0000 Current State 42380 at http://wkar.org 'Imported from China' highlights rapid growth of Chinese international students Fall films are a mix of flair and fizzle http://wkar.org/post/fall-films-are-mix-flair-and-fizzle <p></p><p>From tales of slavery to adventures in outer space, this year’s crop of fall films runs the gamut.&nbsp; Current State’s Emanuele Berry chats with MLive.com entertainment reporter and film critic John Serba about the upcoming film season.&nbsp; They started with a film neither is excited to see: a dance flick entitled “Battle of the Year.”</p> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 16:41:12 +0000 Current State 41892 at http://wkar.org Fall films are a mix of flair and fizzle Current State #148 | August 29, 2013 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-148-august-29-2013 <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; line-height: 21.988636016845703px;">Today on&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.wkar.org/programs/current-state"><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 21.988636016845703px;">Current State</em></a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; line-height: 21.988636016845703px;"><a href="ht Thu, 29 Aug 2013 17:38:45 +0000 Current State 41503 at http://wkar.org Film Commentary with Jeffrey Wray: End of the World films http://wkar.org/post/film-commentary-jeffrey-wray-end-world-films <div></div><div>As the summer comes to a close, so do this season’s apocalyptic films. <em>Current State</em> contributor, MSU professor and filmmaker Jeffrey Wray offers this commentary on the end of the world through cinema.</div><div> Thu, 29 Aug 2013 17:33:40 +0000 Current State 41513 at http://wkar.org Film Commentary with Jeffrey Wray: End of the World films Film review: 'The Lone Ranger' http://wkar.org/post/film-review-lone-ranger <div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><em>Current State's&nbsp;</em>newest contributor&nbsp;</span>MSU<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> professor and filmmaker Jeffrey Wray offers commentary on art of cinema.</span> Wed, 03 Jul 2013 15:52:40 +0000 Current State 38565 at http://wkar.org Film review: 'The Lone Ranger' 'Detropia' to air on PBS 'Independent Lens' http://wkar.org/post/detropia-air-pbs-independent-lens <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;">&nbsp;</p> Mon, 01 Jul 2013 17:34:07 +0000 Current State 38451 at http://wkar.org Film documents sexual assault in the military http://wkar.org/post/film-documents-sexual-assault-military <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The U.S. military is facing a crisis of conscience. This week, the Pentagon released an <a href="http://www.sapr.mil/index.php/annual-reports">annual report</a> indicating the rate of rape and sexual assault by and against service members has risen significantly in the past year. &nbsp;Adding to the scandal is the arrest of the Air Force officer who previously led that branch’s Sexual Assault Prevention and Response unit -- who himself was charged with sexual assault. &nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 10 May 2013 17:18:15 +0000 Current State 35630 at http://wkar.org Film documents sexual assault in the military Lansing-raised filmmaker examines Arab-American life with “Detroit Unleaded” http://wkar.org/post/lansing-raised-filmmaker-examines-arab-american-life-detroit-unleaded <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A Michigan filmmaker is taking her romantic comedy on the festival circuit, including a screening tonight at the Film Society of Lincoln Center in New York.</span></p><p><a href="http://www.detroitunleaded.com/">“Detroit Unleaded”</a> focuses on the personalities who come and go at a gas station in the Motor City.</p><p>The movie’s writer, director and producer Rola Nashaf grew up on the west side of Lansing. She emigrated with her family from Lebanon at the age of five. The Waverly High School graduate moved to Detroit after college.</p> Tue, 07 May 2013 16:23:45 +0000 CURRENT STATE 35441 at http://wkar.org Lansing-raised filmmaker examines Arab-American life with “Detroit Unleaded” Summer sizzles with cinematic superheroes http://wkar.org/post/summer-sizzles-cinematic-superheroes <p></p><p>The summer movie season is upon us.&nbsp; In a few weeks, we will be inspired by the feats of cinematic superheroes, clutching our popcorn in fear as we watch the world's demise.&nbsp; <em>Current State's</em> Emanuele Berry joined MLive.com and Grand Rapids Press entertainment reporter and film critic John Serba to sort out the many films of summer.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Fri, 03 May 2013 15:39:38 +0000 Current State 35273 at http://wkar.org Summer movie preview: Superheroes and sequels http://wkar.org/post/summer-movie-preview-superheroes-and-sequels <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;">&nbsp;</p> Tue, 30 Apr 2013 15:37:16 +0000 Emanuele Berry 35079 at http://wkar.org Film 'Chasing Ice' documents the melting of polar ice cap http://wkar.org/post/film-chasing-ice-documents-melting-polar-ice-cap <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week, MSU <a href="http://www.geo.msu.edu/">Department of Geography</a> will host filmmaker <a href="http://www.chasingice.com/bio/jeff-orlowski/">Jeff Orlowski</a> for a screening of his documentary “Chasing Ice.” The movie documents the work of <a href="http://www.nationalgeographic.com/">National Geographic</a> photographer <a href="http://photography.nationalgeographic.com/photography/photographers/photographer-james-balog/">James Balog</a>. Through both film and time-lapse photography, Balog&nbsp; chronicled the melting of glacial ice.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;<em>Current State</em>’s Scott Pohl speaks with&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Jeff&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Orlowski, the director of&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">"Chasing Ice."</span></p><p></p><p> Mon, 22 Apr 2013 18:16:00 +0000 Current State 34655 at http://wkar.org Film 'Chasing Ice' documents the melting of polar ice cap