NYU News & Doc
Film FestivalFebruary 6-7, 2015

19 University Place, New York, NY

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Welcome to the 2015 NYU News & Documentary Film Festival, a showcase of short documentaries and thesis projects by New York University Master’s students.
All screenings are free to attend and will be followed by a Q&A with the director.
Please arrive 15 minutes early for each screening.


Friday, February 6, 2015

6:00 pm Keynote welcome by Sharon Badal, Shorts Programmer for Tribeca Film Festival 

6:30 pm JUST TO BE TOGETHER   Dir. Ali Withers

7:05 pm STILL HUMAN   Dir. Solomon Moriba

7:50 pm LILY & I   Dir. Robie Flores

8:35 pm  HIRE ME   Dir. Chiara Norbitz

9:05 pm LOST AND FOUND   Dir. Ryan S. Porush


Saturday, February 7 2015

12:00 pm LATTER-GAY SAINTS  Dir. Brittany Knotts

12:35 pm BAD BLOOD   Dir. Rialda Zukic 

1:20 pm IN ALL FAIRNESS   Dir. Richa Sanwal

1:55 pm SCHOOL OF YOGA   Dir. Contessa Gayles

2:55 pm AGING OUT   Dir. Xin Liu

3:45 pm HIDING OUT AND HOLDING ON   Dir. Yalda Mostajeran

4:25 pm THE BORDER   Dir. Tatyana Christikova

5:10 pm ROOTLESS   Dir. Alice Xue Yu

5:50 pm  THE TROUBLE WITH INNOCENCE   Dir. Yamiche Alcindor

6:45 pm FAIRY TALES   Dir. Rongfei Guo


All screenings happen at 19 University Place, New York, NY 10003. If you are unable to attend the screenings, please contact the directors through their film page

For Press Inquires, please contact Marcia Rock, director of NYU News & Documentary. Visit our program site to learn more.