• 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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  • Salazar Movie Poster

    UGFTV Adv. TV Prod. workshop, "SALAZAR" in the midst of winning awards

    Monday, Sep 24, 2018

    One of UGFTV's thirty minute television pilots produced in the Advanced Television Production workshop, SALAZAR is in the midst of winning awards at various television and short film festivals.

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  • A panel discussion at the annual Fusion Film Festival.

    Fusion Film Festival Uplifts Women in Cinema

    Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

    Tisch Kanbar’s own Fusion Film Festival, established in 2003, encourages and promotes the representation of women in film. It culminates in a three-day event in the spring showcasing women in film.

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  • Diamantion film poster

    UGFTV Alum Daniel Schmidt wins annual Critics Week sidebar at Cannes

    Tuesday, Sep 18, 2018

    “Diamantino” by co-directors UGTFV Alum Daniel Schmidt & Gabriel Abrantes was announced as the winner of the annual Critics Week sidebar at Cannes.

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  • UGFTV Adjunct Jeff Scher in his studio

    UGFTV Adjunct Jeff Scher wins Emmy

    Monday, Aug 27, 2018

    Congrats to UGFTV Adjunct Jeff Scher who has won an Emmy in "Special Achievement in Animation" for "The Number on Great-Grandpa's Arm."

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