1. I decided to study Physics in college because, since childhood I have been enchanted by the idea of perfection. However, while seeking a rational world, irrationality shadows every step of my journey. Is this a pursuit destined to end in a dilemma?

    A film by Shixie (Xiangjun Shi)
    Graduation Project at Rhode Island School of Design 2013
    A Science Communication Project at Brown University Department of Physics

    Honors:

    [Special Jury Prize] CinéGlobe 2014 Official Selection (Switzerland)
    [Jury Award] NYC ACM SIGGRAPH MetroCAF 2013 (USA)
    [2nd Place Student Award] ASIFA-East 2014 (USA)
    [Jury Award for Best Short Film] Gold Coast International Film Festival (USA)
    [Guest Feature] Cusp Conference 2014 (USA)
    [Official Selection] The Life Sciences Film Festival 2014 (Czech)
    [Official Selection] 1st Ahvaz International Science Film Festival (Iran)
    [Official Selection] 2015 Florida Film Festival (USA)
    [Official Selection] 2014 Third Thursday RIIFF Encore (USA)
    [Official Selection] 2014 İstanbul Animation Festival (Turkey)
    [Official Selection] 2014 Flickers: Rhode Island International Film Festival (USA)
    [Official Selection] 15th annual Woodstock Film Festival 2014 (USA)
    [Official Selection] Annecy International Animation Film Festival 2014 (France)
    [Official Selection] International Science Film Festival Pariscience 2014 (France)
    [Official Selection] 16th Très Court International Film Festival (France)
    [Official Selection] Tricky Women 2014: Up & Coming Talents (Austria)
    [Official Selection] Noida International Film Festival 2014 (India)
    [Official Selection] Disposable Film Festival 2014 (USA)
    [Official Selection] 20th World of Women’s Cinema: WOW Film Festival & Tour 2014 (Australia)
    [Official Selection] 10th NYC Downtown Short Film Festival 2013 (USA)

    Special Thanks:
    Steve Subotnick
    Amy Kravitz
    Brian Kane briankane.net
    Dennis Hlynsky
    Leon Cooper
    James Valles
    Richard Fishman

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  2. A preview of the first full-length, high-definition documentary film ever made about legendary environmentalist Aldo Leopold, Green Fire highlights Leopold’s extraordinary career, tracing how he shaped and influenced the modern environmental movement. Leopold remains relevant today, inspiring projects all over the country that connect people and land. Learn more at http://www.GreenFireMovie.com

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