SVA Film & Animation
FACULTY: Rose Vincelli Gustine





Film Strategy Advisor

Rose Vincelli Gustine is a producer and an advisor for emerging filmmakers.

She is Director of Operations and on faculty at the School of Visual Arts’ MFA Social Documentary Film program. Previously, she worked for seminal filmmaker advocates IFP, as a curator and organizer of IFP Week – a film market for new documentaries and screenplays. She also curated and produced the IFP Labs – a mentorship program for first features. In her many years at IFP, she also produced many of their public programs and managed the Fiscal Sponsorship program. Rose started her documentary career as a film programmer for SilverDocs (now AFI Docs), and has served on the selection committees for the Venice Biennale Cinema College and the Southern Circuit Tour; grant review committees for NEA and NYFA; and on the juries of the SXSW, Brooklyn, and New Orleans Film Festivals. She is co-producer of the feature documentaries Busy Inside, about women with multiple personalities seeking harmony in their lives and Dykes, Camera, Action!, a history of lesbian cinema from the women who made it happen. She lives, walks, and cooks with her family in Brooklyn, NY.


BFA, Media Studies, Hampshire College

Co-Producer: Busy Inside; Dykes, Camera, Action!

CFD-2120-B – Writing & Directing the Short Film