Cal Poly lecturer’s film on giant pumpkin growers hits SLO Film Festival

The San Luis Obispo International Film Festival kicks off Thursday night, featuring something a little bit different.

After the Madness: A season with Cal Poly men’s basketball (coming 2015)

They made the Big Dance. Now it’s time to prove it wasn’t a fluke.

Now playing: SLOIFF spotlights running documentaries

SLOIFF featured running documentaries this past weekend.

Vietnam vet and novelist screens documentary

He sits in a multi-colored, plaid shirt, his metal-rimmed glasses resting on his nose. “That’s me,” he says, pointing to one of the soldiers on the cover of the novel he’s clutching. The book is his first novel, “Soldados: Chicanos…

Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl takes us to ‘Sound City’

Kyle Loomis is a journalism senior and Mustang Daily music columnist.  There’s some huge news coming out of the rock ‘n’ roll community. On Jan. 18, Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl’s documentary, “Sound City,” premiered at the Sundance Film Festival…

Documentary details coming out at Cal Poly

  Elizabeth Chamberlain remembers transferring to Cal Poly in 2008 not knowing how to come out to her roommates, or what she was supposed to say or do. Coming out is so much more complex than people think, and there…

Al Jazeera documentary draws crowd of more than 100 viewers

Students for Peace and Justice in the Middle East (SPJME) presented the Al Jazeera documentary, “The Promised Land?”, which details the history of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, to over 100 CP students Wednesday evening.