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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

A Will for the Woods, Documentary Screening

The co-director and director of photography for the Will to the Woods film is a Doc program and Media MA alum, Jeremy Kaplan: http://www.awillforthewoods.com/about-us/ The environmental feature documentary A Will for the Woods premieres in NYC on August 15 and welcomes New School to the screening.

Deirdre Fishel awarded a 2014 MacArthur Documentary Grant

Deirdre Fishel, a SMS faculty member in Screenwriting,  has been awarded a 2014 MacArthur Documentary Grant for her documentary project, Care.  Fishel was one of the 18 recipients selected from a pool of 500 applicants. “This year’s documentaries illuminate serious issues in approachable, creative, and engaging