Documentary Distribution: Maximizing Opportunities
For the independent documentary filmmaker, finding one’s audience is more challenging than ever. There is more content uploaded to YouTube every day than all the hours of programming produced by the major networks in the last sixty years. The global output of feature films is about 50,000 per year.
Student-Alumni Mentor Dinner
For the past six years, the Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute has sponsored a mentoring program for our undergraduate students. Participation for the students and alumni is completely voluntary. So far, we have been very lucky, having paired close to 275 alumni with our talented students.
April 11, 2015 12:00PM - 4:00PM
Weekend Workshop: Basic Photojournalism
SIGN UP at nyuphotojournalism.eventbrite.comThis short course will offer an introduction to photojournalism from shooting, editing, and post-production. Students will bring whatever device they have - whether it be a sophisticated DSLR camera or a smartphone - and learn some of the tips, techniques, and tricks of contemporary digital storytelling. About the...
Producers Whitney Jones and Alex Kapelman talk about Pitch, their podcast about the music and everyday sounds that shape life. Free and open to the public. This event is sponsored by the Literary Reportage concentration, and is part of its Exploring Audio Reportage series.
All About Books: Panel on Writing, Multimedia and Publishing
April 22, 2015 6:00PM - 8:00PM
A Conversation with Alice Goffman
Alice Goffman, author of the acclaimed On The Run: Fugitive Life in an American City, will discuss immersive research with Professor Ted Conover. Sponsored by Literary ReportageFree and Open to the Public!
April 27, 2015 6:00pm-8:00pm
Streaming Stories: Short Docs for the Web
This panel will explore how the medium of documentary film is adapting to a marketplace where an increasing number of films are reaching audiences online and viewers’ attention spans are getting shorter. In recent years, both producing documentary content for the web and releasing documentary shorts online have emerged as...
April 30, 2015 6:00PM - 8:00PM
Inside Out: Brooke Borel
Brooke Borel is a science and technology journalist whose new book is "Infested: How the Bed Bug Infiltrated Our Bedrooms and Took Over the World".Sponsored by SHERP.