Filmmakers F - J


  • Mauro Fernandez

    Mauro Fernandez, Grad

    Monkeys Hate Clowns

    Born and raised in Uruguay and now based in New York, Mauro is pursuing a Masters in Fine Arts degree at NYU Tisch School of the Arts. His passion for travel has exposed him to a whole range of cultures around the globe.

  • Charles Fellows

    Charles Fellows, UG

    Lake House Lottery

    Charlie is a Writer/Director from Los Angeles who graduated from NYU in film and television in 2018 and currently works as a Writer's PA on Netflix's hit sitcom "Mr. Iglesias."

  • Aisha Ford

    Aisha Ford, Grad


    Aisha Ford is an award-winning filmmaker studying as a 3rd year graduate film student at NYU Tisch School of the Arts. Over the past few years, she has written and directed short films that have been broadcast on platforms such as the American Black Film Festival Independent TV series and screened at multiple film festivals across the country.

  • Roman Fusco

    Roman Fusco, UG


    Roman Fusco is a director and sound designer from Princeton, New Jersey. After graduating NYU Tisch, Roman moved to Los Angeles where he works as a sound designer and editor. "Murderer" is his directorial debut.



  • Molly Gandour

    Molly Gandour, Grad


    Molly Gandour holds an MFA in Filmmaking from NYU, where her short films played Sarasota Film Festival, New York Shorts, Gender Reel and others. Her documentary Peanut Gallery played Slamdance Film Festival and is currently available on Starz.

  • Jairo Garcia

    Jairo Garcia, UG

    The Two

    Jairo Garcia is a senior at NYU Tisch studying film and TV with a focus in Sound. He has collaborated in numerous student films ranging from experimental, narrative, and short commercial form.

  • Pablo Garza

    Pablo Garza, UG

    A Great Chef

    Pablo was born and raised in Mexico City. With a keen interest for storytelling from an early age, cinema has been an integral part of his life.

  • Christian Ghosn

    Christian Ghosn, UG

    Violent Nights

    Christian Ghosn penned multiple feature length scripts including one that recently placed in the top 20% of the Nicholl Academy Screenwriting Competition.

  • Gabrielle Giacomo

    Gabrielle Giacomo, UG


    Gabrielle Giacomo is an award winning film director based in NYC. In 2019, she graduated from NYU Tisch with a BFA in Film and Television Production and a double major in Dramatic Literature.

  • Mandy Giampaolo

    Mandy Giampaolo, Grad

    Restless Nights

    Mandy Giampaolo grew up on the Gulf Coast of Mississippi before attending the University of Virginia, where she majored in Media Studies and American Studies.

  • Pepi Ginsberg

    Pepi Ginsberg, Grad

    Miss America

    Pepi Ginsberg is a filmmaker and musician. After graduating from the University of Pennsylvania with an honors degree in creative writing, she became a professional recording artist, releasing five albums, which received critical acclaim from such media outlets as NPR, KCRW, Pitchfork, MTV, Rolling Stone, and many others, as well as touring widely.

  • Emma Gobillot

    Emma Gobillot, UG

    American Vice

    Emma Gobillot is a writer-director born and raised in Houston, Texas and currently living in New York. Emma is inspired by stranger-than-fiction, too-good-to-be-true stories and strives to represent the female experience onscreen.

  • Rachel Gordon

    Rachel Gordon, Grad

    Broken Bird

    Rachel is an MFA/MBA Candidate at NYU Tisch/Stern. She has produced films screened at festivals including NewFest and Urbanworld, and was a Production Coordinator for the award-winning documentary Midnight Traveler.

  • Chelsea Grayson

    Chelsea Grayson, Grad

    Magic Hour

    Che Grayson is a filmmaker, writer and TED speaker. A graduate of New York University’s MFA film program, she has written, directed and produced while studying under the mentorship of Spike Lee and Kasi Lemmons, one of which is her successful short film Rigamo, which she also turned into a comic book.



  • Hasan Hadi

    Hasan Hadi, Grad


    Hasan Hadi is an Iraqi writer/director and MFA candidate at NYU Tisch School of the Arts. Prior to filmmaking, Hasan worked as a researcher for The Wall Street Journal.

  • Austin Hall & Zach Visvikis

    Austin Hall & Zach Visvikis, UG

    Molly Robber

    Austin grew up in the small town of Yuba City, CA while Zach grew up outside Seattle, WA. They both received their B.F.A. in Film & Television Production at NYU's Tisch School of the Arts.

  • Reid Hannaford

    Reid Hannaford, UG


    Reid Hannaford is a multidisciplinary artist, film director and producer. Originally from Canada; currently based in New York City.

  • Danou "Jenny" He

    Danou "Jenny" He, UG


    Born in Beijing, China and raised in New York City. She is passionate about bringing catharsis to invisible suffering through her cross-cultural experiences and artistic mediums.

  • Gillian Henry

    Gillian Henry, UG

    The Last Breath of Spring

    GILLIAN HENRY is a southern California native filmmaker who just completed her senior year at NYU, Tisch School of the Arts. Following her sophomore year, Gillian worked on the set of Walt Disney Studios’ The Lion King (dir. Jon Favreau, 2019).

  • Reid Hensen

    Reid Hensen, UG

    The Virgin Jamie

    Reid Hensen is a writer and director from Wayne, New Jersey. Born on Halloween, he has always been driven to the horror genre, and loves to tell stories within that space with a human and comedic touch.

  • Edward Hunter

    Edward Hunter, UG

    Salt & Pepper

    Edward Hunter, the creative coordinator at Velocity Entertainment Partners (VEP), is an entertainment and hospitality veteran and recipient of a Producers Grant at New York University.



  • Jiayu Ji

    Jiayu Ji, UG

    The Mole

    Jiayu Jade Ji is an NYC-based film director, storyboard artist and 2D animator. With her innovative perspective of visual storytelling, she devotes all her passion and efforts in animation, and always tries to tell a story that matters.

  • Andy Johnson

    Andy Johnson, UG

    Old Sparky

    Andy Johnson is a New York based filmmaker from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

  • Rhys Jones

    Rhys Jones, Grad

    Pale Saint

    Rhys Marc Jones is a Welsh-Irish filmmaker who received his MFA in writing and directing from NYU Tisch School of the Arts as a BAFTA scholar. His three student shorts have played film festivals worldwide including Hamptons IFF, Leeds IFF, Los Angeles FF, Palm Springs, Encounters and Galway Film Fleadh.

  • Danni Juhl

    Danni Juhl, UG

    By Grace

    Danni Juhl is a director, writer, and editor from a small town in Wisconsin. She is currently a freelance video producer and editor in Brooklyn, NY.