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A Heart of Our Own, a documentary Gabrielle Ewing tells the story of undocumented Irish immigrants.

Alum’s Documentary Highlights Immigration Issue

March 24, 2016
2015 Tisch graduate Gabrielle Ewing has made the documentary "A Hearth of Our Own" about undocumented Irish immigrants in the U.S.
“Wiener-Dog”, a film written by NYU alumnus Todd Solondz, was recently shown at the Fusion Film Festival.

‘Wiener-Dog’ Kicks Off Fusion Film Festival

March 7, 2016
The 2016 Fusion Film Festival opened with a screening of NYU alum Todd Solondz's new film "Wiener-Dog" followed by a Q&A with the director and producer Christine Vachon, Fusion's Woman of the Year.
The cast of Cooper Barrett’s Guide to Surviving Life stop by the NYU Cantor Film Center for a Q&A about their new series on Fox.

Cantor Screens Feel-Good Show

February 8, 2016
The new FOX comedy screened at Cantor last Thursday and the cast answered questions.
Five films to catch over winter break

Five films to catch over winter break

December 7, 2015
Wondering what films to watch over winter break? Check out these five new films coming out this December.
Christopher Abbott stars in the new American drama film, James White.

Alum directs gritty, emotional ‘White’

November 9, 2015
Experience the struggles of being a young adult in New York with the self-destructive James White in N.Y.U alumni Josh Mond's latest film, "James White."
Misan Sagay, who wrote the screenplay for Belle, spoke at the Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Film Center last Thursday.

NYU’s Cantor Film Center hosts ‘Belle’ screenwriter Misan Sagay

NYU’s Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Film Center welcomed guest speaker Misan Sagay last Thursday to participate in a Q&A before a screening of the 2014 film “Belle."
November 4, 2015
"Belle" screenwriter comes to NYU.
Sleepwalk With Us is a BFA group exhibition featuring the work of Aidan Romick, Jack Johnson, and Eleanor Gollin, is on view in The Commons at NYU Steinhardt’s Barney Building

Ambiguous appeal of ‘Sleepwalk With Us’

October 29, 2015
Ambiguous creativity clouds Steinhardt's undergraduate Studio Art gallery "Sleepwalk with Us" at the Barney Building.

‘White Only’ and ‘Black Only’ signs spark controversy

October 22, 2015
Student hangs controversial signs around Buffalo college.
Documentary on Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai who has become the youngest-ever Nobel Peace Prize Laureate.

‘He Named Me Malala’ celebrates the girl behind the iconic name

October 8, 2015
"He Named Me Malala" paints a powerful portrait of the young activist Malala Yousafzai and the Afghani folk hero after whom she was named, Malalai of Maiwand.
The Power of Pictures: Early Soviet Photography, Early Soviet Film at The Jewish Museum is on view from September 25, 2015 to February 14, 2016.

Staging happiness in Soviet art at the Jewish Museum

September 29, 2015
Soviet photographers played a large role in documenting the radically changing political environment of the early 20th century. The Jewish Museum shares these photos in the multimedia gallery, "The Power of Pictures."
NYU launches K-12 tutor program

NYU launches K-12 tutor program

September 18, 2015
A closer look at the new One With NYU K-12 tutoring program, for which NYU students, alumni, faculty, and staff can apply.