Fareid El Gafy, Film Editor
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WSN’s top gamers went to Virtual Reality Grad Alley. Here’s what happened.
May 21, 2020
Even though New York is on pause, that doesn’t mean you still can’t support your favorite local bookstore or movie theater from home.
March 23, 2020
“Sonic the Hedgehog” is a bog standard first outing for the blue blur.
February 19, 2020
The Arts Desk recommends the best films, music and galleries for you to enjoy this Valentine’s Day.
February 14, 2020
Films such as “Cats” and “Sonic the Hedgehog” show that the movie industry is taking a spooky page from the video game industry in releasing unfinished products and rushing fixes at the artists’ expense.
January 27, 2020
Showrunner and Tisch alumna Vivian Gisle and sustainability officer Bradley Sachs talk set sustainability and hopes for future Tisch and industry standards.
December 5, 2019
In honor of the semester’s final Staff Rants, we have no theme — only pent-up rage.
December 4, 2019
NYU professor and director Sameh Zoabi discusses his latest film, Luxembourgish Oscar contender “Tel Aviv on Fire,” and what it means to be a Palestinian filmmaker and an Israeli citizen.
December 2, 2019
The Arts Desk collects the perfect chill tunes for a serious study session.
November 22, 2019
Scrambling to put together a last-minute Halloween costume? The Arts Desk has you covered with these costumes based on characters from some of our favorite movies.
October 25, 2019
Morgan Mueller, a graduate student at Tisch’s Interactive Telecommunications Program, approaches the arts world with the calculating demeanor of an engineer.
October 14, 2019
Tisch professor Chris Chan Roberson discusses his experience in and outside of the industry from “Surf Nazis Must Die” to hawking vintage clothes.
September 30, 2019
Need to sound like you know about movies? Here are a few of our go-tos.
September 12, 2019
The Arts Desk weighs in on some underrated hotties in the entertainment industry.
September 10, 2019
The follow-up to the successful anime is off to a disappointing start.
May 5, 2019
Ellen Fiske and Ellinor Hallin frame Scotland in a new light in “Scheme Birds,” a coming-of-age documentary.
April 29, 2019
The story of how Terry Gilliam’s adventure comedy made it to the big screen is more interesting than the film itself.
March 31, 2019
The new international thriller is intense, though it does not have as much depth as it thinks it does.
March 24, 2019
The final film in the franchise does not live up to its acclaimed predecessors.
February 26, 2019
Wolfgang Fischer’s drama is a deliberately paced, yet beautiful masterpiece.
February 25, 2019
The sequel to the 2012 hit finds the titular character entering the internet for another colorful adventure that parodies online trends and culture.
November 26, 2018
With a slew of new anime releases on the horizon, WSN has the picks of what to watch and what to avoid this fall.
November 14, 2018
Please Don't Destroy kills cows and you with laughter.
November 7, 2018
Rachel Fadem, Features Editor • May 17, 2022
Disability rights activist Judith Heumann will speak about the importance of political action and advocacy during a combined graduation ceremony for the classes of 2020 and 2021 on May 18.