Detailed CLALS Member Information

Sheldon Schiffer
Phone: 404.413.5623
Room Location: Room 727 Park Place South

Mailing Address

Georgia State University
Department of Communication
1 Park Place South, 10th Floor
Atlanta, GA 30303

Degrees Conferred

M.F.A. University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) 1992
B.A. University of California, Santa Cruz 1987

Research Interests

Latin American Cinema
Film Directing
Digital and Visual Effects
Interactive Video for the Internet
Acting for the Camera


Memories of Tata, 1993, 16mm film or video, 52 minutes: Documentary about manhood and identity in a Nicaraguan immigrant family. Available for rental or purchase at