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Levine ’81 to Direct Palm Springs International Film Festival

Mitch Levine '81 has recently been named executive director and chief executive officer of the Palm Springs International Film Festival, which is held from Jan. 9 to Jan 20 and has an international theme. After graduating from Hobart, Levine received a graduate fellowship at the Juilliard School and a master's in fine arts degree from the American Film Institute. He has worked with the United Nations as a special representative to the U.N. Disarmament Programs. He is accomplished in a variety of performing arts, including opera, film, musicals, and stage productions. Levine was featured in an article, titled “New Providence Native Directs Palm Springs Festival,” the Oct. 9 Independent Press, based in New Providence, N.J.