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Faculty Blog: George LaVoo

Last week, Entertainment Weekly published an interview with SVA faculty member George LaVoo on the 15 year anniversary of his film Real Women Have Curves.

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Faculty Blog: Robert Haufrecht

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UPDATE: Robert’s film wins Best Screenplay-Short Film at the Chelsea Film Festival!

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Faculty Blog: Sherese Robinson Lee

Sherese Robinson Lee’s film, Clean Woman, is screening on October 1st at 6:50PM at the Chinese American Citizens Alliance of Greater New York Mid-Autumn Film Festival.

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Faculty Blog: Deborah Ross

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Since 2005, Faculty member Deborah Ross has been running watercolor workshops in remote villages in Africa.  The children she meets refer to the workshops as the “Painting Club,” because the activity has become the center for connecting generations with each other – the elders tell their stories and the children capture them in art. Here, she updates us with a few photos from her most recent journey there.

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Faculty Blog: Joan Brooker Marks

Immediately after the presidential election of 2016, women from around the country (and world) came together in solidarity on January 21, the day after the inauguration, to march for the protection of our rights, our safety, and our health.

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Faculty Blog: Joseph Mastantuono

 SVA Faculty member Joseph Mastanuono teaches Color Correction as a continuing education course.

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Manny Kirchheimer at the MOMA

Former SVA faculty member Manfred Kirchheimer is having a retrospective of his work at MOMA February 3 – 11.

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Faculty Blog: Mary Lee Grisanti

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The Women’s March:
Are We Really Wondering Where We Go From Here?

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Read Imelda O’Reilly’s Story

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Imelda O’Reilly, Writer/Director, Instructor
Gutted, cannot believe the nightmare we have woken up to!

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Faculty Blog: Audrey Rapoport

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Not everyone is funny — it’s a gift.

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Faculty Blog: Sherese Robinson-Lee

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Screenwriter Sherese Robinson-Lee was the valedictorian of 2500 BFAs when she graduated from SVA Film.

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Faculty Blog: Frank Gresham

BFA Animation instructor Frank Gresham shares a class collaboration from his ’15 fall semester about two anthropomorphic roommates that don’t get along. 

This year during the Fall Semester 2015, my students for this class collaboratively embarked on the creation of a two-minute animated film, the production of which was designed to mimic the production process of a full fledged professional animation studio.

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Faculty Blog: Jenna Ricker

Update from Jenna: Because it comes down to tomatoes, stars, and tubs of popcorn, we are reaching out to folks who’ve seen the film to review The American Side on the various platforms.

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Faculty Blog: Zoran Amar

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Zoran Amar has been teaching at SVA for more than a few years.

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