As we look back on a few of our favorite moments from 2017, we have to give a huge, resounding thank you to everyone who has made this past year at Fusion Film Festival a smashing success! Throughout the turbulent fight for gender equality in film and TV, we feel honored to have your support year after year. We look forward to all that 2018 will bring!
Today's the day! Come to our Alumni Event tonight at 7 pm in Theatre 006 of the Tisch Building! We will be joined by the writer and director of the film, who will be hosting a master class on how to make and fund documentaries. Don't forget to bring a friend! 👯 #monkeybusiness #fusion
What's better than supporting an NYU alum achieving their dreams? Supporting TWO nyu alums! Director Ema Ryan Yamazaki and Writer Erin Sanger team up for this year's groundbreaking and heartwarming documentary "Monkey Business"! Check out their hard work and attend their Q+A this Friday night! #fusion #monkeybusiness
NYU Tisch alum and Monkey Business director Ema Ryan Yamazaki will be at our Master Class in documentary filmmaking THIS FRIDAY! RSVP on our Facebook.
2017-18 LAUNCH EVENT: Q&A with SIGNATURE MOVE's Fawzia Mirza Q&A with star and co-writer of Jennifer Reeder's new film "Signature Move", Fawzia Mirza. Moderated by Fusion Co-Directors Priya Khanolkar and Rachel Lambert.
This event marks the opening of submissions to Fusion Film Festival, NYU's premier student-run film festival promoting the works of women in film, TV, and new media. Visit for more info on how to submit.
Calling all documentary enthusiasts! Our Alumni Event will be held on Friday, December 1 and will include a master class in documentary funding along with a filmmaker reception. All are welcome and we hope to see you there!
We would like to present the Fusion Film Festival staff of 2017-2018! Our team works all year to bring you amazing programs and content supporting the work of women in film, TV, and new media.
We loved having Fawzia Mirza as our guest speaker at our Launch Event and screening of her film, Signature Move! Thank you to all who came! “There’s a lot of opportunities for us to comment on current events and politics, and I think we should take them. We have these platforms and resources to make stuff. Use them.”
"Process is beautiful. Don't let anyone tell you who to be or who you are. It will come to you eventually." –Star and co-writer of @signaturemovemovie, Fawzia Mirza (@thefawz) ❤️ Mirza joins Fusion for a Q&A following our screening of Signature Move, which also marks the opening of submissions to our festival. Visit for more info on how to submit 🎥
FFF2017: Out of This World – Women in VR Female visionaries and VR creators take us on a journey into the new world of virtual reality. With Professor Courtney Harding (NYU Clive Davis) moderating, this panel features:
-Alissa Crevier, Global Head of Brand Partnerships, Littlstar
-Stephanie Llamas, VP of Research and Strategy, SuperData Research
-Adaora Udoji, Professor, NYU Interactive Telecommunications
-Lily Baldwin, Filmmaker and Dancer
-Maya Tippett, Technical Director, Scenic
-Ashley Baccus-Clark, Molecular and Cellular Biologist
Coffee With Iyabo Boyd Iyabo Boyd is the president of Feedback Loop, a consulting firm exclusively for documentary filmmakers that delivers all you need to get your documentary funded, distributed, and reaching your target audience. Meet this documentary guru and learn insider tips for indie doc producers/directors!
This is Fusion's first "Coffee With" of the season. With this series, we aim to create intimate roundtable discussions between dedicated students and leaders in the industry.
FFF2017: Brunch with an Icon | HBO's Kelly Edwards Fusion's annual Brunch with an Icon featuring HBO'S VP of Development, Kelly Edwards. As the Head of Talent Development for HBO, Edwards oversees all diversity efforts above and below the line for series, films, Cinemax and miniseries. This panel is moderated by Prof. Susan Sandler, Fusion Faculty Advisor, and Vanessa Benton, (UGFTV '15), Showrunner's Assistant for ABC's How to Get Away with Murder. Introduction by Dean Allyson Green, TSOA.

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