Faculty

Prof. Lewis Erskine a Panelist on "Contemplating the Cut"

  Back row: Eileen Meyer, Garret Savage (Sundance Institute), Lewis Erskine, David Teague, Richard Hankin, Kristin Feeley (Sundance Institute). Front row: Penny Falk, Robin Hesseman (Sundance Institute), Shannon Kennedy, Maeve O'Boyle

Back row: Eileen Meyer, Garret Savage (Sundance Institute), Lewis Erskine, David Teague, Richard Hankin, Kristin Feeley (Sundance Institute). Front row: Penny Falk, Robin Hesseman (Sundance Institute), Shannon Kennedy, Maeve O'Boyle

On April 16, Prof. Lewis Erskine was a panelist on the Sundance Institute Documentary Film Program and the Karen Schmeer Film Editing Fellowship's "Contemplating the Cut," where veteran editors discussed the creative and ethical challenges of developing character in the edit.

John Canemaker and Mo Willems at New York Historical Society Opening

 Professor John Canemaker(L) jokingly reminisces with alum Mo Willems (UGFTV Animation, 1990) at the March 17, 2016 opening of "The Art and Whimsy of Mo Willems" at the New York Historical Society.  Willems, renowned author-illustrator of beloved children's books ( Knuffle Bunny  and  Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus , among many others) includes in his mid-career exhibition drawings from his earliest animated films made at NYU.  For more information on the exhibition and Mo Willems, visit:  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/03/18/arts/design/mo-willems-and-the-art-of-the-childrens-book.html

Professor John Canemaker(L) jokingly reminisces with alum Mo Willems (UGFTV Animation, 1990) at the March 17, 2016 opening of "The Art and Whimsy of Mo Willems" at the New York Historical Society.

Willems, renowned author-illustrator of beloved children's books (Knuffle Bunny and Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus, among many others) includes in his mid-career exhibition drawings from his earliest animated films made at NYU.

For more information on the exhibition and Mo Willems, visit: http://www.nytimes.com/2016/03/18/arts/design/mo-willems-and-the-art-of-the-childrens-book.html