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Tisch Alumna Talks Sugar Babies, Shivas and SXSW

Tisch Alumna Talks Sugar Babies, Shivas and SXSW

By Ryan Mikel, Arts Editor

March 19, 2018


Filed under Arts, Film

Emma Seligman's senior thesis "Shiva Baby" premiered at SXSW last week. WSN sat down with the student filmmaker to discuss shivas, sugar babies and the acclaimed Texas festival.

Kevin Wilson, Jr.: “My Nephew Emmett”

Kevin Wilson, Jr.: “My Nephew Emmett”

By Joel Lee, Staff Writer

March 5, 2018


Filed under Arts, Film

Tisch graduate student Kevin Wilson, Jr. is already nominated for an Academy Award for his short film “My Nephew Emmett.”

Tisch Senior Debuts Film at NYFF

Tisch Senior Debuts Film at NYFF

By Ethan Sapienza, Film Editor

October 3, 2016


Filed under Arts, Film, Top Stories

NYU Tisch senior Lewie Kloster premiered his short film "Legal Smuggling with Christine Choy" at New York Film Festival this week, and took time to sit down and chat with WSN about the experience.

NYU alumnus casts Broadway star in short film

NYU alumnus casts Broadway star in short film

November 4, 2013


Filed under Features

      Short films by NYU alumni are relatively common, but few can claim to have Broadway stars involved so quickly after their graduations. Joanna Strange, who received her master of arts degree from the Gallatin School of Individualized Study in spring 2013, recent...

Tisch senior explores science of homosexuality through film

Tisch senior explores science of homosexuality through film

February 21, 2013


Filed under Features

  An upcoming short film by Tisch senior Cyrus Toulabi explores how the world would react if a young scientist discovered a genetic source for homosexuality. On Feb. 5, Toulabi launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise funds for his new 20-minute movie, “The Gene,” which is slated to...