SVA Film & Animation
Archives: August 25, 2015

Contest: Script Pipeline

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Script Pipeline is running a contest for screenwriters.

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Alumni Blog: Paola Bernardini

Paola Bernardini won the 2015 Dusty for Outstanding Film.

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People, Places, Things

SVA faculty Jim Strouse’s new film, People, Places, Things, opens in theaters this weekend.

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$64,000 Democracy For All Video Challenge

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Filmmakers Wanted: Are you ready to take the $64,000 Democracy For All Video Challenge?

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Alumni Blog: Alex Kopec

’15 graduate Alex Kopec’s The Artificial Womb documents the fight for life of the tiny premature newborns who go into the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) as soon as they’re born. 

One of the things I love most about documentary filmmaking is that you never know what you are really getting yourself into.

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Student Blog: Matvey Fiks

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Moscow — one of the birthplaces of cinema — has always given us original film artists.

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Alumni Blog: Alia Victor

LIVE FROM THE INTERNET, IT’S SATURDAY NIGHT!

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Alumni Blog: Katie Madonna Lee

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Katie Madonna Lee uses the storytelling skills learned at SVA in a way she never imagined – combining Oral History and field research.

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Student Blog: Zachary Towlen

Zachary Towlen talks about his new film Like We Were, and the struggles of self promotion in today’s DIY indie filmmaking scene.

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Alumni Blog: Henrik Hanson

Screenwriting Alum Henrik Hanson is working around the world – South Africa, Spain, Sweden, and New York.

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Student Blog: Robert Cuollo

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Who knew that majoring in directing could come in handy with senior citizens.

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Student Blog: Derek Sturdivant

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Thesis cinematographer Derek Sturdivant sees deeply into the moment — our moment.

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Building Bridges Blog: Safoura Abjeez

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Building Bridges 15′ student, Safoura Abjeez, is putting on a show Saturday, July 18th – 7:30PM. 

 

Building bridges has been a life changing experience for me.

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Student Blog: Isabel Montes

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Second year student, Isabel Montes, takes 3rd place in Miami Film Month Video Contest.

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Pride: A Moment in History

One of our hardest-working alums takes a moment out to feel the history first hand. 
Adam Vazquez shares his personal PRIDE DAY. 

Reflection: by Adam Vazquez

Before I even got above ground from the subway station on 14th St, I could hear the blaring music and joyous, roaring screams of thousands of people echoing through the buildings all the way from midtown as overflow crowds climbed scaffolding to view the parade.

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