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Tuesday, Jul 12, 2016

Two film students in custome.

Select NYU students will have access to Kaufman Astoria Studios soundstages.

Props to Max R. A. Fedore & Ishan Seth, the first 2 out of 10 selected students who have already shot their senior-thesis films at Kaufman.

The historic Kaufman Astoria Studios is offering a select group of NYU undergraduate film and television students something that is increasingly difficult to find anywhere in the city: access to soundstages.

After a year of negotiations, Kaufman and NYU Tisch School of the Arts' Kanbar Institute of Film and Television struck a deal that will allow 10 senior-level students to shoot short films at Kaufman’s Queens soundstages A, B or F. The students, who have been selected by NYU instructors, will be given these spaces at no charge and also have access to equipment from the studios' lighting department

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