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SMS Faculty Member Kathleen Sweeney Collaborates as Communications Consultant with Director Helen Whitney on Her Latest PBS Documentary, “Into The Night”

SMS Faculty Member Kathleen Sweeney Collaborates as Communications Consultant with Director Helen Whitney on Her Latest PBS Documentary, “Into The Night” a  lyrical exploration of mortality. Through the lens of astrophysics, art, cryonics, near death experiences and green burials, nine individuals from all walks of

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

Editing Intern Opportunity at Disarming Films

Disarming Films is working on a feature length documentary produced by Paramount Pictures about the Women’s Movement following 3 strong female activists. They are looking for assistance with edit room tasks including using Avid to sync transcripts, subtitling footage, and researching archival. Fluent Spanish, knowledge

Internship Opportunity at Rake Films

Rake Films is an award-winning production company producing non-fiction films and multimedia stories that connect people, challenge notions and explore perspectives across the world. Take a look at their work here: rakefilms.com Rake Films is looking for a driven, sharp, fun-loving intern to join their

GIDEST Seminar, December 1—Tanya Kalmanovitch

The GIDEST lab (Graduate Institute for Design, Ethnography & Social Thought) is hosting a discussion with 2017-18 GIDEST Faculty Fellow and Associate Professor at Mannes School of Music, Tanya Kalmanovitch, of her multimedia theatrical performance “The Tar Sands Song Book.” It will take place in room 411, 63 Fifth Avenue, on Friday, December 1. Seminar participants are asked to prepare

UnionDocs looking for Spring Interns

UnionDocs is looking for intern candidates who study or work in film production, curation, or theory, with a vested interest in nonfiction media, programming, events, production, and storytelling. Since we are a small nonprofit, interns are an essential part of helping the space run smoothly.

Doc Talks Presents: Persons Of Interest

Doc Studies presents Monday, November 6 at 1 PM Kellen Auditorium, Ground Floor, 66 Fifth Avenue PERSONS OF INTEREST By Alison Maclean and Tobias Perse 2004, 63 min. Screening and Q & A with filmmaker  ALISON MACLEAN One of the significant documentaries of the 2004 Sundance

“Frank Serpico”: Free Documentary Screening

In the early 70s, NYPD undercover cop Frank Serpico blew the whistle on the corruption and payoffs then rampant in the police department. The heroism that nearly cost him his life, was immortalized in the classic film Serpico starring Al Pacino. Now in the documentary Frank Serpico, Antonino

Russian Documentary Film Festival in NYC | October 20-22

The 10th RUSDOCFILMFEST-3W, the annual Russian Independent Documentary Film Festival, will take place in Manhattan on October 20-22, 2017. BUY TICKETS: www.eventbrite.com (search: RusDocFilmFest) or ticketsny.com or go to: www.rusdocfilmfest.org In the last nine years the festival has shown more than 180 documentaries created by filmmakers from across the USA

Prismatic Student Film Festival – CALL FOR ENTRIES!

The 1st Annual PRISMATIC FILM FESTIVAL (formerly known as Element Film Festival) seeks seeking submissions from undergraduate, graduate students, and students who have graduated within the last year internationally. The festival is produced by graduate students from Montana State University’s Science and Natural History Filmmaking program.

Screening: Bugs

“A thought-provoking doc for adventurous foodies and environmentalists alike. Travels the world to places where insects are already part of people’s diets. The ‘greatest restaurant in the world’ [Copenhagen’s Noma] is behind a globetrotting investigation into making food from insects.” – John DeFore, The Hollywood Reporter BUGS

Research and Outreach Internship

Opportunity for a smart, enthusiastic, organized student. For several years I have been working on a feature documentary that is now going into its last stages.  I’m looking for a student who can help do research on individuals or groups that will have interest in

Docs in Progress Residency

FILMMAKER RESIDENCIES GUIDELINES Thanks to the support of the National Endowment for the Arts, the Docs In Progress Filmmaker Residency is a way to bring guest expertise to the Docs In Progress community while also providing a space for an established documentary filmmaker to develop a new

Documentary Interns Needed

Astrea Media, a non-profit organization dedicated to producing media projects on human rights issues, is seeking interns.  The organization’s last documentary project was a New York Times “Critic’s Pick,” broadcast on television internationally and streamed on Netflix in 41 countries.  Astrea Media is currently nearing completion of Silent U., a

DCTV Internship Opportunity

DCTV is currently accepting applications for their Internship Program and invite students to apply for a position to start in January 2017. There are six departments looking for competitive candidates interested in arts administration, fundraising, documentary associate producing and assistant editor career tracks. DCTV is a