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‘The Red Turtle’ Director Discusses French Animation

‘The Red Turtle’ Director Discusses French Animation

By Rene Bennett, Contributing Writer

February 7, 2018


Filed under Arts, Film

The inaugural Animation First festival, hosted by the French Institute Alliance Française, featured a Q&A with "The Red Turtle" director Michel Dudok De Wit this past weekend.

Psychedelic ‘High School Sinking into the Sea’ is Odd But Memorable

Psychedelic ‘High School Sinking into the Sea’ is Odd But Memorable

By Sophie Bennett, Staff Writer

April 12, 2017


Filed under Arts, Film

In an off-kilter and action-packed new animated film, everyone's best — and worst — dreams come true as an entire high school sinks into the sea.

NYU Symphony Soars Like No Other

NYU Symphony Soars Like No Other

By Connor Gatesman, Staff Writer

April 11, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music, NYU

In a night full of music and animation, the NYU Symphony was bright, explorative and talented as ever.

Drawing up to Disney and DreamWorks

Drawing up to Disney and DreamWorks

By Louis Rodriguez, Contributing Writer

April 3, 2017


Filed under Arts, Film, Top Stories

The NYU Student Animation League recently hosted Tisch alums Isabelle Gedigk, a Disney Television story artist, and Garrett Lewis, a 3D animator at DreamWorks production to speak to students about how they each made their dreams work.

Disney Animator Speaks at Cantor about Upcoming “Zootopia”

Disney Animator Speaks at Cantor about Upcoming “Zootopia”

By Akash Shetye, Contributing Writer

March 3, 2016


Filed under Arts, Film

Disney animator Darrin Butters showed clips from upcoming film "Zootopia" and spoke about the process of creating the film's world.

This Weekend: Nov. 21-23

This Weekend: Nov. 21-23

By Avia Hawkins

November 21, 2014


Filed under Features

Enjoy an exhibit, good food, a run along the Hudson and a movie to have fun and relax this weekend.