Great news for Singapore students in film and media! Oliver Stone, three-time Academy Award filmmaker, will teach in Singapore soon. He has been named artistic director of TischAsia (New York University Tisch School of the Arts Asia).
In this role, Stone will advise the president on the artistic direction of the school. In addition, Stone may also teach courses and conduct workshops in Singapore.
TischAsia opened in Singapore in 2007. It is NYU’s first campus outside of New York City and offers the same curriculum that led the school to become one of the leading centers for academic and professional training in the world. Students at Tisch Asia come from 20 countries and are earning a Master of Fine Arts degree in Animation and Digital Arts, Dramatic Writing and Film.
About Oliver Stone
Oliver Stone has become known as a master of controversial subjects and a legendary film maker. His films are filled with a variety of film angles and styles, he pushes his actors to give Oscar-worthy performances, and despite his failures, has always returned to success. Read his bio here.