SVA Premieres 2017: A Showcase of New Film, Animation & VFX Work
Friday, September 15, 2017 8:00 pm
Event hosted by: School of Visual Arts
As the Friday night screening ofÂ After School Special: The 2017 School of Visual Arts Alumni Film & Animation Festival, we are pleased to present “SVA Premieres” — an evening of exceptional live action, documentary, and animated shorts byÂ School of Visual Arts‘ most recent graduates from nine different academic departments, including films nominated for Student Academy Awards. Following the event, join the filmmakers and artists in the lobby for drinks and dessert. Â (A by-invitation-only reception will precede the screening. Â For questions related to that, please email [email protected])
The SVA Premieres 2017 Screening includes:
The Astronomical, Astrological and MythologicalÂ (excerpt) by Kijin Jang, MFA Photography, Video and Related Media
Desde El PrincipioÂ by Miguel J. Soliman, MPS Directing
Dykes, Camera, Action!Â (excerpt) by Caroline Berler, MFA Social Documentary
FishyÂ by Joseph Sulsenti, BFA Animation
KCLOCÂ by Ninaad Kulkarni, MFA Computer Art
NymphÂ by Miwa Sakulrat, BFA Film
Playground WarfareÂ by Christin Scarborough, BFA Computer Art, Computer Animation and Visual Effects
Under Your SpellÂ by Mikey Asanin, MPS Fashion Photography
UntitledÂ by Fuzhong Yang, BFA Photography and Video
Virtual Reality experiences in the lobby include:
As Above So BelowÂ by Daniel Finn, BFA Computer Art, Computer Animation and Visual Effects
Meow No Want by Nina Park, MFA Computer Art
The films included in the evening are not rated by the MPAA. Parents are strongly cautioned â€“ some material may be inappropriate for children under 13, and children under the age of 5 will not be admitted.
All After School Special festival screenings are free and open to the public. General Admission RSVPs via Eventbrite are appreciated, but not necessary, and do not guarantee admittance. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. Doors will open approximately 30 minutes prior to each screening.
If you would like to attend this event, but require assistive devices and/or accommodations, please email [email protected] or call 212-592-2980 at least one week prior.
A limited amount of free popcorn and water will be offered at all screenings. Otherwise, concessions are not available for purchase at SVA Theatre. Guests are welcome to bring food and drink. Glass bottles and alcohol are not permitted.
Please contact [email protected] with questions. Guests subject to change.