Back in November, faculty Dejan Georgevich, ASC was asked to bring an outstanding recent SVA graduate to accompany him to Cameraimage, a yearly festival celebrating the best and emerging cinematographers.
2015 Screenwriting student Khalifa Al Thani (above, in the red Qaffiya) writes about the political impact storytelling can generate. He recently made two mockmentaries combating fake news in Qatar, and is now reworking his thesis screenplay at the Hezayah screenwriting lab.
An evening dedicated to bringing visibility to the disability community. The Blind, Seen (2016) is the autobiographical story of photographer David Snider (BFA 1992 Photography) and his blind parents. Anelisa Garfunkel’s (MFA 2016 Visual Narrative) We Will Ride (2016), being given its theatrical premiere, follows disabled riders fighting for public transportation improvements in Boston.