SVA Film & Animation
NEWS & EVENTS

Alumni Blog: Justin Ho

Three years ago, Justin Ho (BFA Cinematography ’12) wrote one of our first alumni blogs about directing his first feature film.

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International Cinematographers Guild’s Lighting Workshop

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This past weekend was the International Cinematographers Guild’s Lighting Workshop held at IATSE Local 52’s Astoria stage.

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Dusty Winner: Joe Sulsenti

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AFTER SCHOOL SPECIAL SCREENING:
Friday 9/15/17

8:00PM SVA Premieres

School of Visual Arts will spotlight exceptional live action, documentary, and animated shorts by its most recent graduates from nine different academic departments, including films nominated for Student Academy Awards.  Join the filmmakers in the lobby following the screening for a special dessert reception.

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Student Blog: Sage Love

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Sage Love, incoming thesis director, is a filmmaker and a community builder.

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Dusty Winner: Julia Anquier

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IFP Award winner Julia Anquier looks to correct misrepresentations of feminine friendship with her thesis film, Farewell to Flesh. Set in her home city of Rio de Janeiro, her film cuts right to the point. 

Making a film is making something out of nothing.

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See Photos from the 28th Dustys

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Photos by Maria Moreno & Richard Scalzo

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Alumni Blog: Alejandro Cortés

Recent graduate Alejandro Cortés (BFA Cinematography 2017) is back with another blog.

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Dusty Winner: Alejandro Cortés

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Los Desaparecidos, 2017 Dusty Award winner for Outstanding Film, is the most personal film yet made by Alejandro Cortes, and the first he has made in his native Mexico.

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Student Blog: Steven Liiro

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You have to put everything you’ve got into making a film — especially when it’s your first feature.

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Student Blog: Shailyn Cotten & Jessica Naftaly

UPDATE: You can now view the first episode of After Oil by clicking HERE.

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A Day of Inspiration for Women

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ASC DAY OF INSPIRATION FOR WOMEN NY will take place at The School of Visual Arts on May 6th, 2017 (209 East 23rd Street Amphitheater) from 10am – 6pm.

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Student Blog: Lizz Astor

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Thesis director Lizz Astor goes back to her own Catholic girlhood to ask some heavy-duty questions.

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Student Blog: Alexa Payesko

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Thesis student Alexa Payesko’s documentary explores the relationship kids have with technology – over the span of two years.

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Student Blog: Jake Kaplan

Thesis student Jake Kaplan (BFA Animation, 2017) & Sonia Foltarz (BFA Animation, 2017) are going where no thesis student has gone before: virtual reality.

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Someone You Know: 12 Films by 8 Filmmakers

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The SVA Film Department Documentary Workshop presents Someone You Know featuring 12 films by 8 filmmakers.

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