Brandon Greenbaum

Brandon Greenbaum

Brandon Greenbaum is a New York based artist/filmmaker. His undergraduate studies at Pratt Institute began with painting but later evolved to include sound and video to communicate his ideas. After creating Bardo NY Transit (2009) a hallucinatory journey into the underworld of the NY subway system Brandon decided to get his masters degree in the Social Documentary Film Program. Since receiving his MFA degree in 2012, Brandon started “Greenbaum Productions” a film production company based in Astoria, NY. His documentary storytelling explores themes that include: the nature of time and memory, family history as well as psychological and social transformation. His films include: Adjustment (2011) After Love (2011) and The Art of Formlessness (2012). Invisible Walls his feature length documentary currently in production, is scheduled to premiere in 2014.

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IDA Spotlight: SocDoc Faculty Tips for New Projects
July 26, 2019

IDA Spotlight: SocDoc Faculty Tips for New Projects

One of our best jobs here at SVA's MFA in Social Documentary Program is advising our graduate students on their film ideas, helping them make their concepts strong. The idea stage can be invigorating, but successful films happen with thoughtful planning. We surveyed our esteemed faculty for suggestions on what filmmakers should consider as they embark on a new project. Read More
Now Streaming: SocDoc Alumni
May 29, 2019

Now Streaming: SocDoc Alumni

A great many SocDoc alumni films are recently streaming into the comfort of your home these days - so we compiled a list to make a TV party easy for you! Check out the work our alumni are making, and tell a friend. Read More
Spring Festivals!
April 04, 2019

Spring Festivals!

Festival season is ramping up and our prolific SocDoc alum are screening at major festivals across North America. Here’s a rundown of where SocDocers and their films are at over the next few months:  Read More
2019 Alumni Editing Fellowship
March 29, 2019

2019 Alumni Editing Fellowship

Graduates of SVA’s MFA Documentary program (Groups 1 through 8) are invited to apply for the second annual SocDoc Summer Editing Fellowship with their documentary features in post-production.

Acknowledging that emerging documenta Read More