Explore the world through nonfiction filmmaking.
MFA Social Documentary Film at School of Visual Arts gives you the skills you need to tell compelling stories and build a career in a thriving industry.
Winter is nearly behind us which means its time to kick off the 2020 festival season!
SocDoc has a strong showing at South By Southwest this year. So if you're in Austin in March, check out these alumni-directed films
Interested in improving your documentary skills? Here are five workshops which can give you a whole range of skills to explore the wonderland of documentary. Whatever your professional background, these small classes will provide targeted and hands-o
The SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL 2020 has announced their line up, which includes seven SocDoc titles!
In the US Documentary Competition, three of the sixteen selected features have SocDoc Alumni and Faculty on crew:
Director/producer BAO NGUYEN (
We are thrilled to see so many SocDoc filmmakers a part of this year’s DOC NYC line-up! DOC NYC, America's largeset documentary festival, is entering it's tenth year, November 6-15, 2019. We are proud long-time supporters of the festiva
SVA's MFA Social Documentary Film celebrates our class of 2019 with our 9th Annual Thesis Showcase. This screening series is a preview of documentary shorts and features in-progress, the work of our 2019 graduates. Featuring the films of Esfandiar Aban, Xin Fang, Kate Fisher, Olivia Garzon, Yuxing Guo, Padcha Ithijarukul, Chenyu Kou, Yuting Lei, Yunhong Pu, Naijie Wang, and Yang Yang.
Filmmakers will be present, and Q&As will follow each screening.
All screenings and events are FREE and open to the public. Bring a Friend!
September 26-28, 2019
For more info on the films, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Trailer edited by alumnus Craig Lowy.
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