The NYU Grad Film program will welcome a number of new faculty members this semester.
Among them is acclaimed writer / director Todd Solondz ('Welcome to the Dollhouse', 'Happiness', 'Palindromes'), who is himself an alumnus of the program. He will be alternating semesters between New York and the grad film sister program at the Tisch Asia campus in Singapore.
Also joining the program will be writer / directors Maggie Greenwald, Susanna Styron, Alex Sichel and Nancy Savoca. In addition, recent alumni Tanya Steele and Vincenzo Tripodo will begin teaching in the department this semester.
Finally, cinematographer Tony Jannelli will be re-joining the New York faculty after a semester in Singapore.