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MFA in Film

Welcome from Our Program 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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ONLINE OPEN HOUSE CHAT

Thursday, 6/29 at 7 p.m.

Talk with our faculty about our new TV Writing Concentration and our MFA in Film for Screenwriters, Directors and Producers.

Register by emailing us at mfamanhattan@stonybrook.edu.

 

WELCOME FROM ASSOCIATE 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

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

TWO SBU/KILLER FILM STUDENTS, writer-director Bentley Heyman and producer Helen Schreiner, are making their first feature film in Whitefish, Montana.

A MASTER CLASS IN ACTING will be led by Academy Award® winner Mercedes Ruehl from July 12-16, 2017

202020 STUDENT DARCY BRISLIN and writing partner Dyana Winkler were selected to take part in the Sundance Institute's 2017 Screenwriters Lab.