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MFA in Film

Welcome from Our Artistic Director, Killer Films' Christine Vachon

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It's official!  We've just opened our doors to our brand new location on 8th Avenue in midtown Manhattan — a one-of-a-kind community of filmmakers, content makers and writers — and we're pleased to announce that our MFA in Film program will now include Television Writing.

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Open House/Open Session

Monday, October 16, 2017
7 p.m. at our Manhattan location, 535 8th Avenue

Featuring our head of TV Writing, Alan Kingsberg, MFA in Film Director Magdalene Brandeis, and a discussion with Kyle Bradstreet, writer and Supervising Producer of Mr. Robot.

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WELCOME FROM PROGRAM DIRECTOR
MAGDALENE BRANDEIS

brandeisTrue to our platform-agnostic mission, Southampton Arts’ MFA Program in Film grows out of the almost 40-year history of the Southampton Summer Writers Conference, branching off of long-established programs in theatre and creative writing, and offering classes in screenwriting, tv writing, directing and producing at our facility at 535 8th Avenue in Manhattan and at Stony Brook Southampton.

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NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

VIDEO: ALAN KINGSBERG talks about how to break into the television industry as a writer

THE WRAP RANKS THE STONY BROOK FILM program as among the top 50 in the United States.

WITH TV WRITING AND A NEW MANHATTAN LOCATION, the MFA in Film program continues to expand. Read more about how much the program has grown.

CHRISTINE VACHON AND MAGDALENE BRANDEIS talked to Filmmaker Magazine about the state of the film industry.