Documentary Studies Alum ’10, LAUREN BELFER’s documentary Wrestle was selected as the National Board of Review‘s top five documentary in 2019. Wrestle tells the story of four Alabama teenagers fighting against insurmountable odds in one historic wrestling season.
New School Alumni Ken Anderson Seeking Experimental, Edgy Films for the Bowery Film Festival Ken Anderson, a 2012 graduate of the MA Media Studies program and co-founder of the Bowery Film Festival, is passionate about creating opportunities for filmmakers who, like him, take pride in
Jonathan Souza, MA Media Management ’19, will be producing the web series, Friends Cant Kiss. FCK is a web series young queer folks navigating loving, unconventional relationships in conventional, heteronormative New York. Written by New School MFA Playwright Alumnus Conlan Carter and Directed by New
MA Media Studies ‘10 Alumni, Ozan Adam , recently published his book “Filmmaking Against The Current – Notes About Making A Film “FOR THE BLINDS.” The book is a memoir about the making of the feature film “FOR THE BLINDS” which was produced without a
Alumni TAL SHAMIR, MA Media Studies ’10, will screen Desert of the Real at The Jerusalem Cinematheque, Haifa Cinematheque and the Sderot Cinematheque in Jerusalem and Israel in Fall 2019. The film was made at The New School. Desert of the Real is a short cinematic manifestation of
Thursday Sept. 19, 2019 | 6:10-7:30pm Columbia University Oral History Master of the Arts (OHMA) invites you to our 2019-2020 workshop series on Oral History and Storytelling. All events are free and open to the public. Most events are videotaped and may also be viewed at
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Doc Studies ’18 Alumna Joy Ernanny’s film Unveil wins Best Student Film in the 4th edition of the Brazil International Film Festival
Doc Studies ’18 Alumna Joy Ernanny’s film Unveil wins Best Student Film in the 4th edition of the Brazil International Film Festival, which was held August 24-25, 2019 in Rio de Janeiro. ABOUT UNVEIL UNVEIL, a film by Joy Ernanny – Doc Studies ’18 (18 mins, 2018) At a time
SMS Faculty Member Brian McCormick receives Arts Connection Linda LeRoy Janklow Teaching Artist Award
Brian McCormick received the 2019 Arts Connection Linda LeRoy Janklow Teaching Artist award for his work with the teen programs of Arts Connection. Since 2003, he has taught for ArtsConnection’s Teen Reviewers and Critics (TRaC) program. He also leads the afterschool program at Baryshnikov Arts
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Daniel Kellerman-Demick, MA Media Studies ’19 and Billy Cadden, MA Media Studies ’17, Receive ‘Award of Excellence’ At IndieFEST Film Awards
Dan Michael, of Dan Michael Films, and Billy Cadden have won a prestigious Award of Excellence from the IndieFEST Film Awards. The award was given for the team’s singular short film, Dodgson (2019), which follows the complicated life of Isaac Dodge, a jaded psychologist with a life-long
Doc Studies ’18 Alumna Joy Ernanny recently licensed footage from her documentary, “Unveil”, to the BBC. The footage was used for a BBC piece about the hijab-friendly salon where “Unveil” was shot. The BBC did a brief story about the salon and with its wide
Join Madison Square Park Conservancy, the non-profit organization that operates and programs historic 6.2 acre Madison Square Park, a premier public green space and cultural hub in New York City. The Conservancy seeks a full-time Marketing and Communications Manager to support the department in the
This position reports to the Associate Director, Digital Content, Department of Marketing and Communication. The Digital Content Producer works alongside the Digital Photography Producer and the Digital Asset Manager. Introduction The Digital Content team within the office of Marketing and Communication (M&C) is seeking a
Hard Working Movies is looking for an intern to assist in the production of a feature-length documentary about a doctor and writer. Hard Working Movies is an award-winning documentary production company based out of Brooklyn. Working with them, you’ll be exposed to many aspects of
Sidney Alvarez, Media Management ’18, Showcases How Emerging Media Can Be Used to Train Con Edison Workers
Sidney Alvarez MS, Media Management ’18 2018 School Ceremony Speaker and Outstanding Capstone Award Winner Sidney is Con Edison’s Media Relations Manager and runs the Social Media Strategies including the digital and audio content created by and for Con-Ed. The youtube series he hosts and
Media Studies alumnus, Jacopo Penzo, has a recent podcast available in works with iHeartRadio. The podcast, Sleepwalkers, explores the future of A.I. and its various applications, from mass surveillance to creativity, medicine and more, with the help of world renowned experts from the academic world and the companies on
GAMAR MARKARIAN, Doc Studies ‘18, won at BAMcinematek’s first student film festival. Her short documentary, WORK, will be shown at the Workers Unite Film Festival this year on May 20, 2019 at the Cinema Village in NYC. The film approaches the everydayness of labor while
Doc Studies ’18 Alumna Joy Ernanny’s film “Unveil” to be Screened at Mecal Pro, Barcelona’s Short and Animation Film Festival
Doc Studies ’18 Alumna Joy Ernanny’s film “Unveil” to be Screened at Mecal Pro, Barcelona’s Short and Animation Film Festival. Unveil will have its European festival debut tomorrow, April 14, in the 21st edition of Meco Pro – Barcelona’s Short and Animation Film Festival! Unveil is one
Daniel Cervenka, Media Management ’18, was recently featured on Entrepreneur.com on his work as the founder of Setle.
Check out SMS Alum Jeffrey Marino’s article here.
SMS Alumna Joy Ernanny’s Documentary Film, “Unveil” is a Finalist at the World of Women Cinema Film Fair Festival
SMS Alumna Joy Ernanny’s short doc film Unveil is a finalist at the World of Women Cinema- WOW Film Fair Festival in Dubai. It will be screened on March 7 @ 11am at the Reel Cinema along with other shorts. It was selected among 400 submissions! About
LAUREN BELFER, Documentary Studies ’10 finished her first feature documentary, Wrestle. Directed by SUZANNAH HERBERT and Co-Directed by LAUREN BELFER Produced by LAUREN BELFER, STEVEN KLEIN, SETH GORDON, MARY ROHLICH, and SUZANNAH HERBERT Hoop Dreams goes to the mat in this intimate, coming-of-age documentary about four members of a high-school wrestling team at
SMS Alumna Tanya Toft Ag Contributes in Publication “Digital Dynamics in Nordic Contemporary Art” + Book Launch, 2/23
Tanya Toft Ag is excited to announce the publication of the book Digital Dynamics in Nordic Contemporary Art (Intellect, 2019) – while in the same breath inviting you to the book’s launch at Scandinavia House in New York City, 23 February 2019. Offering an in-depth exploration of art’s contingent
ANNA BARSAN, MA ’11, director of Libre work will screen at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival. The film focuses on undocumented immigrants forced to spend months in detention are turning to private companies to secure their release on bond. In exchange, immigrants pay exorbitant monthly fees for
The “Refugee Stories” project was created to bring a lens to the humanity of the refugee crisis. Each refugee story and experience is different; collectively, they show the resiliency and strength of the human spirit. With these interviews we are celebrating and memorializing these individual stories.
Chris Rogy, MA Media Studies ’15, and Bria Cole, MA Media Studies ’14, give an inside look at a millennial’s revival of the 1970’s classic Annie Hall in their “Reconstructing Annie.”
Chris Rogy, MA Media Studies ’15, and Bria Cole, MA Media Studies ’14, give an inside look at a millennial’s revival of the 1970’s classic Annie Hall in their “Reconstructing Annie.” Click here to read more about the film. Click here to watch the trailer.
Documentary Studies Certificate Program Alumna, Joy Ernanny’s documentary screened in Rio de Janeiro
“Unveil”, a short documentary by Joy Ernanny (Doc Studies’18) was shown in Brazil at Rio de Janeiro’s Jewish Cultural Center on December 10 for over 70 people. The film, about the first female-only beauty salon for Muslim women in New York, was received with a
SMS Media Management Alum ’18 Trenton Pratt will be on a panel and is being honored at the 2018 Live.TheBiz’s Music Honors.
Sophie Maddocks, Media Studies Alum ’18, published her master’s thesis in the Journal of Australian Feminist Studies. Her piece is titled ” From Non-consensual Pornography to Image-based Sexual Abuse: Charting the Course of a Problem with Many Names.” Article abstract: Every day, people’s most intimate moments are