Rendering of the new Brooklyn College graduate film school. Photo credit: CurbedWire
When it opens in 2013, Steiner Studios’ president Douglas C. Steiner says his venture with Brooklyn College will be the “only graduate school in film embedded on a working lot”.
Mayor Bloomberg mentioned the new school briefly in his “State of the City” address this past week. Variety’s Sam Thielman notes that since Brooklyn College is part of CUNY, tuition would be much cheaper than NYU and Columbia’s programs, even while it fosters “greater diversification of the industry” and gives its students better access to jobs in the industry, according to Steiner.
Here’s the original Variety article.