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David Liban

Chair, Film & Television
  • Theatre, Film and Video Production (CAM)

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Primary Phone: 303-315-7414

David Liban has large and eclectic portfolio of films. Looking for Mr. Miyagi is available on Amazon Prime; Mortal Lessons, Carhenge: Genius or Junk. He is currently in production for a feature film called “A Feral World.” A post-apocalyptic story about a boy alone in the wasteland. Expected completion date is January 2020.

Areas of Expertise

Film & TV Production and Post

Education, Licensure & Certifications

SUNY at Oneonta
B.A.; Theatre & Communication

Brooklyn College
M.F.A.; Television Production


Heartland Emmy, for Mortal Lessons in 2010
Fulbright Distinguished Chairs Award, Porto Portugal, 2002

"A Feral World" Wins at Southeast Regional Film Festival

Film & Television Chair David Liban's post-apocalyptic film, "A Feral World", is scheduled for release on Amazon and iTunes for September 22nd!

Feral Honors

  • Winner, Best Sci-Fi Feature at the Southeastern Regional Film Festival
  • Winner, Best Actor at the Southeastern Regional Film Festival
  • Winner, Best Actress at the Southeastern Regional Film Festival
  • Official Selection of the International Horror & Sci-Fi Film Festival

"Fresh Tracks" at Vail Film Festival

CU Denver faculty and filmmaker Hans Rosenwinkel's film, "Fresh Tracks", a documentary about the first U.S. amputee skier and his design that launched the adaptive skiing movement, is up for Best Documentary at the Vail Film Festival.

New Documentary by FITV Faculty Roma Sur and Jessica McGaugh

When the ancient Indian beats of Odissi combine with the rhythms of the West African Djembe and the vibrant Spanish Flamenco, a new kind of sound is born. Jessica McGaugh and Roma Sur have partnered on the new documentary, "Three Worlds, One Stage".


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Meet CAM Faculty Member Edward Tyndall

What are Edward Tyndall's favorite movies? Get to know new Film & Television faculty member Edward Tyndall in his Q&A.

Bollywood Connections: Film & Television in India

Ten Film & Television students, led by Roma Sur, traveled to Mumbai, India to collaborate with India’s top film school to produce bi-lingual short film in “Bollywood”, the movie capital of the eastern hemisphere.