• Jacqueline Glover

    Alum Jacqueline Glover: Black Public Media Game Changers

    Wednesday, Jun 10, 2020

    Jacqueline Glover recently joined ABC as head of documentary, where she is responsible for managing ABC News’ burgeoning feature documentary business, cultivating the best filmmaking talent and documentary film projects for Walt Disney Television and theatrical release. In her 27-year tenure at HBO, Jackie’s projects have received numerous awards, including 9 Emmys.

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  • Lewis Erskine

    UGFTV Faculty Lewis Erskine & Sam Pollard: Black Public Media Game Changers

    Monday, Jun 8, 2020

    In observance of their 40th Anniversary, BPM salutes 40 game changers whose dedication to sharing compelling Black stories has transformed the public media landscape.

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  • Zoya Baker

    Professor & Alum Zoya Baker wins ASIFA Educator's Faculty Grant

    Thursday, Apr 30, 2020

    Congratulations to Zoya Baker, Associate Arts Professor & Alumna, who was given an ASIFA-Hollywood’s Animation Educators Forum 2020 Faculty Grant.

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  • NYC Women's Fund Grant Recipient, Zoya Baker

    UGFTV Professor Zoya Baker wins NYC Women's Fund Grant

    Monday, Apr 6, 2020

    Ghosts of Derwyddon by Zoya Baker (Documentary Short) wins NYC Women's Fund Grant. The NYC Women’s Fund is a groundbreaking initiative intended to address the underrepresentation of women in film, music, digital media and theatre.

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  • Miracle on 42nd Street

    UGFTV Faculty Alice Elliot Film Nominated for NY Emmy

    Wednesday, Mar 11, 2020

    UGFTV Faculty Alice Elliott, whose documentary doc about affordable housing for artists, "Miracle on 42nd Street," has been nominated for a NY Emmy.

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  • Miles Davis

    UGFTV Professor Lewis Erskine interviewed in Variety

    Thursday, Feb 27, 2020

    Film Editor & UGFTV Professor Lewis Erskine on Finding the Rhythm for Miles Davis Doc ‘Birth of the Cool’

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  • Suzie Kang

    UGFTV Alum Suzie Kang wins One Earth Young Filmmakers Contest

    Thursday, Feb 27, 2020

    UGFTV Alum Suzie Kang, won the top Post Graduate Prize in the One Earth Young Filmmakers Contest for her film "Vandals."

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  • Molly Clark

    UGFTV Alum Molly Clark featured in Philadelphia Inquirer

    Wednesday, Feb 19, 2020

    Comedian Molly Clark wonders what George Washington’s wife, Martha, did in Valley Forge in her comedy, "The Women of Valley Forge."

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  • Miracle on 42nd Street

    UGFTV Faculty Alice Elliott Screening at United Nations

    Thursday, Feb 13, 2020

    Miracle on 42nd Street has been invited to screen at the United Nations followed by a talk with Director Alice Elliott & Former New York State Lieutenant Governor Richard Ravitch

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  • David Ramirez

    UGFTV Alum David Ramirez part of Walt Disney TV Writing Program

    Tuesday, Feb 4, 2020

    David Ramirez was one of 13 writers chosen for Walt Disney Television's 2020 Writing Program.

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