• Karyn Kusama and KK with Fusion team members who moderated the event, Bernie Torres and Kaylee Scinto.

    FUSION Film Festival Launch Event

    Friday, Dec 14, 2018

    On December 6 at Cantor Film Center, Fusion Film Festival had the privilege of co-hosting a screening of the new film Destroyer and a Q&A with director and distinguished Tisch UGFTV alumna Karyn Kusama as part of the Kanbar Series.

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  • Uncoupled

    UGFTV Alum Chloé Aktas chosen by Warner Brother's Music Group & Eko

    Monday, Dec 10, 2018

    Chloé Aktas was one of ten filmmakers chosen by Warner Brother's Music Group & Eko to create and direct an interactive pilot.

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  • Fake News Writer

    UGFTV Alumni Happenings: Alums Create Political Satire Series

    Monday, Dec 10, 2018

    Fake News Writer was created by UGFTV Alums. It was written by Eric Pzena, directed by Dani Hanks and stared Damian Joseph Quinn. The series pokes fun at the current political environment.

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  • This is Benny

    UGFTV Alum Bettina Avila collaborates w/ Dir. Jake Schreier

    Monday, Dec 10, 2018

    UGFTV Alum Bettina Avila collaborated with Director Jake Schreier (also alum) as the cinematographer for Benny Blanco's debut music video "Eastside", featuring Halsey and Khalid.

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  • Miles Davis

    UGFTV Faculty Lewis Erskine Sundance Premier

    Monday, Dec 3, 2018

    UGFTV Editor Lewis Erskine's film, "Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool / U.S.A," will have it's world premier at 2019 Sundance Film Festival.

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  • Nia DaCosta

    UGFTV Alum Nia DaCosta to Direct Jordan Peele 'Candyman'

    Wednesday, Nov 28, 2018

    UGFTV Alum Nia DaCosta has been tapped to helm “Candyman,” a new retelling of the classic horror pic with Jordan Peele, Win Rosenfeld, and MGM producing.

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  • Chitra Neogy

    UGFTV Adjunct Chitra Neogy Audiobook Launch

    Tuesday, Nov 20, 2018

    The audiobook of Adjucnt Chitra Neogy’s, Blood Words A Warrior’s Walk, will be launched at NYU bookstore on the evening of 11/28. The award-winning vignette of Blood Words - a “preview” proceeding the feature film based on the book - will also be premiered at the event.

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  • Sundance Institute

    UGFTV Alum, Yusuf Kapadia, Named Sundance Ignite Fellow

    Monday, Nov 19, 2018

    Sundance Institute & Adobe announced the class of 2019 Sundance Ignite Fellows. UGFTV Alum, Yusuf Kapadia was chosen from more than 1,200 applicants

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  • Crafting an Echo

    UGFTV Faculty Marco Williams Doc World Premiere

    Friday, Nov 2, 2018

    World Premiere of, "Crafting an Echo" at DOC NYC. Crafting an Echo takes the audience behind the scenes of The Martha Graham Dance to experience firsthand the challenges of the creative process and the beauty of dance.

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  • Fall 2018 Sight and Sound Winners

    UGFTV Fall Sight and Sound Winners

    Tuesday, Oct 23, 2018

    The 2018 Fall Sight & Sound Viewers Choice Awards go to: Eliana Ritts, Delaney Matthews & Magnus Sundberg.

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