• Jonathan Kahana, 1966-2019

    Friday, Jan 3, 2020

    Tribute to former Cinema Studies Professor Jonathan Kahana written by Professor Dana Polan.

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  • Thomas Elsaesser, 1943-2019

    Monday, Dec 9, 2019

    Thought from Professor Dana Polan on the passing of Thomas Elsaesser and his relationship to the NYU Tisch School of the Arts Department of Cinema Studies.

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  • MIAP Appoints First RML Post-Graduate Fellow

    Tuesday, Sep 10, 2019

    The Regional Media Legacies (RML) Team is pleased to announce Robert Anen as the project’s first Post-Graduate Fellow for a year-long appointment!

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  • Still from Moustapha Alassane's Samba the Great (1977)

    MIAP Class Restoration Project Premieres at Il Cinema Retrovato

    Monday, Jun 24, 2019

    The MIAP Film Preservation class partnered with the French Embassy’s Cultural Services in New York and Institut Français to restore an intriguing remnant of Niger’s film history.

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  • Interview with Professor Dan Streible by WPIX-TV 11

    More Orphans of New York Program Curated by Faculty and Students

    Friday, May 17, 2019

    A sequel to last October’s twice-sold-out “Orphans” show presented by Cinema Studies professor Dan Streible and featuring contributions from students Annie Schweikert and Tanya Goldman.

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  • MIAP Student Danielle Calle inspects film during her Spring internship at IndieCollect

    MIAP Program Receives $200,000 NEH Grant

    Monday, Feb 4, 2019

    The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has awarded a $200,000 grant to the Moving Image Archiving and Preservation (MIAP) Program at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts. The grant will fund scholarships for 24 internships as part of MIAP’s “Education and Fieldwork in Media Archiving and Preservation” project.

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  • Annette Michelson pointing

    Annette Michelson, 1922-2018

    Tuesday, Sep 18, 2018

    Today we mourn the passing of Annette Michelson, Professor Emerita of Cinema Studies.

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  • Photos of legacy and contemporary computing and storage hardware used in NYU MIAP's Digital Preservation course.

    Pratt & NYU MIAP Collaborate to Expand Training in Digital Preservation

    Thursday, Sep 6, 2018

    Following a nationwide call, the Library of Congress announced that the Pratt Institute, in collaboration with the Moving Image Archiving and Preservation (MIAP) Program at NYU Tisch School of the Arts, will oversee the Digital Preservation Outreach and Education (DPOE) Program.

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  • NYU MIAP student Shahed Dowlatshahi--winner of the Film Noir Foundation's 2018 Nancy Mysel Legacy Grant--inspecting film at NYU Libraries'  Barbara Goldsmith Preservation & Conservation Department. Photo credit: Michael Henry Grant (MIAP '15).

    NYU Preservation Student Wins Film Noir Foundation Award

    Friday, Feb 9, 2018

    Shahed Dowlatshahi, a student in the Moving Image Archiving and Preservation (MIAP) MA Program in the Department of Cinema Studies at NYU's Tisch School of the Arts, has been awarded a $5,000 grant by the Film Noir Foundation to support his graduate studies.

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  • Rebecca Guenther

    NYU Preservation Instructor Wins Innovation Award

    Tuesday, Nov 28, 2017

    Metadata specialist and NYU Moving Image Archiving and Preservation (MIAP) instructor Rebecca Guenther received an Innovation Award at the Opening Plenary of the National Digital Stewardship Alliance’s 2017 Digital Preservation conference on October 25.

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