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Dean's Special Artist Series

Created and hosted by Dean Teri Schwartz, the Dean’s Special Artist Series showcases the filmmakers and films that are making an impact in the entertainment industry. The private evening events, which are designed especially for current TFT students, faculty, staff and alumni, include intimate Q&As with the attending filmmakers after their films are screened.

 

2016-17

May 8, 2017
Snatched
Goldie Hawn, actress; Jonathan Levine, director

April 17, 2017
The Promise
Terry George, director; Dr. Eric Esrailian, producer; Mike Medavoy, producer

February 2, 2017
A Cure for Wellness
Gore Verbinksi, director

 

2015-16

May 2, 2016
Ithaca
Meg Ryan, director

March 23, 2016
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
Wesley Coller, executive producer; Larry Fong, cinematographer

November 5, 2015
Edge (Amazon TV series)
Shane Black, writer-director-executive producer; Fred Dekker, writer-executive producer

 

2013-14

January 27, 2014
The Wolf of Wall Street
Rob Legato, visual effects supervisor

November 18, 2013
The Armstrong Lie
Frank Marshall, executive producer

November 13, 2013
Nebraska
Alexander Payne, director

 

2011-12

February 8, 2012
Hugo
Rob Legato, special effects supervisor

January 25, 2012
Albert Nobbs
Rodrigo Garcia, director; Judy Linn, producer

November 21, 2011
The Descendants
Alexander Payne, writer-director

November 1, 2011
Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
Wayne Wang, writer-director; Florence Sloan, producer; Lisa See, author

 

2010-11

February 23, 2011
Inception
Wally Pfister, cinematographer