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Lawrence Burke

Faculty Emeritus in Film & Digital Media

Lawrence Burke


MFA, Columbia University School of the Arts, Film, 1971
BA, Boston College, English,1969
Canterbury School, 1965

Mr. Burke has worked as producer, director, cameraman, editor, and/or writer on numerous films, fiction and non-fiction alike. He co-founded the Flying Cloud Institute, Inc., a nonprofit organization that offers children programs in the arts and sciences taught by local artists and scientists. He has taught at Berkshire Community College and Columbia University School of the Arts, where he served as acting chairman of the Film Division. (1999–2015)