This year, as we look forward to Hollywood’s event of the season, NYFA recognizes and celebrates the fact that Hollywood itself is one part of an international story. The entertainment industry is, in fact, an international industry:
At New York Film Academy, we’re proud to help students from around the world reach their educational goals as they pursue their dreams and form lifelong relationships with peers and teachers. Which is why we’ve created an infographic to illustrate the vital contribution that international students continue to make in U.S. higher education.
"That is not just for games. Don’t get me wrong, I enjoy fighting zombies as much as the next person. But I don’t think people outside of the #VR world know how VR is helping soldiers with PTSD, how VR is helping train our next wave of surgeons, how VR is helping people overcome phobias. All of these and more will help individuals, and in turn, society. This is what excites me about VR."–VR... View details ⇨
“This is such an exciting time in Hollywood. Be entrepreneurial, don’t have such a narrow vision of yourself as a filmmaker and while you’re doing all of that don’t be afraid to embrace life so that when that door of opportunity opens you have something to say.”– Screenwriter Tab Murphy
"La La Land isn't the only vehicle opening the door for a new era of movie musicals. NYFA's original productions feature Tony Award winner James Monroe Iglehart (Hamilton, Aladdin), Tony Award nominee Charlotte d'Amboise (Pippin, A Chorus Line), Jen Perry (Kinky Boots) and others." – BroadwayWorld
“I think, before going and making a film, film education is very essential, so when I finished my high school, New York Film Academy was always on the top of my list.”–BFA Filmmaking student at #NYFALA
#BlackHistoryMonth is a dedicated time to honor impactful people and events in the black diaspora. And while there have been countless contributions of African-descended people to world history, here at NYFA, we’re recognizing those who are blazing trails in the entertainment industry as they pursue their craft.
#NYFA Alumnus Themo Melikidze is here at our #NYC campus, and he will be taking over our Snapchat in 30 minutes right before he sits down with us for an exclusive Q&A! Follow us on #Snapchat @NYFilmAcademy, and on #Instagram @NewYorkFilmAcademy for the full story!