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Film Screening of 3000 Nights + Q&A with Filmmaker Mai Masri

The New School is delighted to host acclaimed Lebanese filmmaker Mai Masri for a screening of her new award-winning film 3000 Nights and a special 3-hour masterclass showcasing her documentary film practices. Mai Masri’s extraordinary body of films deal with cinematic approaches to understanding the contested lives of children

Alumni Work Highlight: Hispanic Transmedia Storytelling

SMS Alum and Colombian media consultant Andrés Bayona created a transmedia storytelling proposal, as a Media Management capstone, to support Univision increase its viewer engagement, by developing a concrete strategy based on research, studies and surveys, as well as the principles that he learned during

SMS Alum Screening and Q&A at Cinema Village

SMS Alum and Chilean filmmaker Gustavo Letelier is premiering his LGBTQ film “Shining Moon” at Cinema Village March 9-16. There will be a Q&A with the director at 7PM after the March 9th showing. Renato (RICARDO HERRERA) a jobless gay actor is offered the dream role

Doc Studies Alum Film Premiere!

Margaret Galbraith, a graduate of the first Documentary Studies class at the New School completed her first feature-length documentary, Stickman.  Stickman has shown in number of film festivals across the country and on Friday, March 16th, Stickman will have it’s New York Premiere at the Cinema

Media Studies alums premier films this winter

The School of Media Studies is proud of the achievements of its graduates and takes special note of three alumnae whose recent documentary work has earned them acclaim at major venues like the Sundance Film Festival, the Museum of Modern Art, and Anthology Film Archive.

“Off Country” A Film By Doc Studies Alums

Off Country Resisting Nuclear Armament in the 21st Century Off Country is a documentary film on the reemerging nuclear weapons industry that provides another deadly context for President Trump’s ongoing threats of nuclear war. The horrors of Hiroshima and Nagasaki are well known, but the

Watch Doc Studies Alumna Maartje Wegdam’s film this Sunday at the Justice Film Festival

Doc​ ​Studies​ ​graduate​ ​​Maartje​ ​Wegdam​​ ​(class​ ​of​ ​2010)​ ​arrives​ ​from​ ​Amsterdam​ ​this​ ​week​ ​for​ ​the international​ ​premiere​ ​of​ ​her​ ​feature​ ​documentary​ ​​”No​ ​Place​ ​for​ ​a​ ​Rebel“​,​ ​co-directed​ ​with​​ ​Ariadne Asimakopoulos​.​ ​​ ​The​ ​award-winning​ ​film​ ​chronicles​ ​the​ ​re-entry​ ​into​ ​civil​ ​society​ ​of​ ​a​ ​young Ugandan,​ ​Opono​

MA in Media Studies Notable Graduates

Kevin Allen, New York, has taught documentary production for the School of Media Studies and is an independent maker of experimental docs such as The Bridge, which has screened at festivals like the Black Maria Film Festival. He has co-authored several papers and presented at

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  Help us highlight your work! The School of Media Studies, is working to archive and highlight exceptional student work. Please let us know about audio, research, journalism, video, digital design, curated art, capstone, thesis, business plans, social media, blog, photography, or other creative/entrepreneurial projects

Asst. Editor Position Open

The peer-reviewed open access journal Le foucaldien, to be published by the Open Library of Humanities (OLH) from summer 2017, is hiring an assistant editor mainly responsible for English and French proofreading and social media communication. We offer a unique chance to assist launching and establishing Le foucaldien, which

New School Alumna’s Kickstarter Project

Media Studies alumna Janelle Malak has just launched a Kickstarter project in order to raise funds for a unique, epic music video that will showcase the talents of many types of artists – dancers, actors, musicians, make-up artists, and costume designers. For a complete description,

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New School Alum Featured at MoMA

Akram Zaatari, distinguished Media Studies alum from Beirut, Lebanon, has a one-man show of his recent media art at the Museum of Modern Art. Projects 100: Akram Zaatari opened on May 11 and will be on exhibition until September 23 and can be found on