• 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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    UGFTV Alum Chelsea Odufu in Forbes

    Friday, Aug 17, 2018

    UGFTV Alum Chelsea Odufu has a travel job that most people only dream about: She's the chief digital nomad of Fiverr, and she has been exploring Asia as part of her role.

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  • Still from Amazing Grace animation. Image of President Obama

    UGFTV Professor Rick Litvin's video gets NY Times Mention

    Thursday, Aug 9, 2018

    NY Times, What we're watching: Lynda Richardson, recommends Assoc Arts Professor Rick Litvin's video, "Amazing Grace." Animated by UGFTV Instructor Jeff Scher.

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  • Film still from "Silver Blade." Image of a profile of a woman's face with wet hair on an overcast day. She is ouside.

    UGFTV Alum Laura Hilliard directs Joan Baez Music Video

    Friday, Aug 3, 2018

    "Silver Blade" directed by UGFTV Alum Laura Hilliard & Produced by UGFTV Associate Arts Professor Rick Litvin is the 4th in a series of distinctive shorts interpreting Joan's new album.

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  • Photo of Tyler Mitchell taken by Tyler Mitchell

    UGFTV Alum Tyler Mitchell, 1st Black Phtographer to shoot Vogue Cover

    Tuesday, Jul 31, 2018

    Beyoncé-Approved UGFTV Alumnus Tyler Mitchell (BFA ‘17), Is The First Black Photographer To Shoot A Vogue Cover. The “Lemonade” singer recruited the 23-year-old artist to shoot her September issue appearance.

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  • 70th Emmy Awards logo with Award Statue


    Friday, Jul 20, 2018

    UGFTV 2018 Primetime Emmy Award Nominations

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  • Film still from, "The President Sang Amazing Grace"

    "The President Sang Amazing Grace," screening at IFC Center

    Friday, Jul 6, 2018

    The official music video for "The President Sang Amazing Grace," animated by UGFTV Instructor Jeff Scher and Produced by UGFTV Professor Rick Litvin, screening at IFC Center, NYC.

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  • Filmstill from, "I Wish the Wars Were All Over." Image of cut opened pomegranate with seeds in a dimley light room with a flickering light.

    UGFTV Alum Max Nova & Prof. Rick Litvin create with Joan Baez

    Monday, Jul 2, 2018

    The video for "I Wish The Wars Were All Over," a song on Joan Baez's acclaimed new album, Whistle Down The Wind, was directed by award-winning video artist Max Nova, and produced by Associate Arts Professor Rick Litvin.

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    UGFTV 2018 National Board of Review Winners

    Friday, Jun 8, 2018

    Jayne Clark (Hard Boiled Eggs) and Tyler Rabinowitz (Alientologists) are winners of the 2018 National Board of Review Marion Carter Green Award. This endowed prize is given annually to an outstanding student film that exhibits strong use of musical elements. Read more about the National Board of Review Award.

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  • Blood Words A Warrior's Walk, Manoshi Chitra Neogy

    UGFTV Faculty, Chitra Neogy’s, Blood Words, now Audio Book

    Thursday, May 24, 2018

    UGFTV Faculty, Chitra Neogy’s recently published novel, Blood Words, A Warrior’s Walk, is now an audiobook.

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