Established in 2002, MANHATTAN FILM ACADEMY is a New York City-based group of internationally renowned award winning American & European filmmakers, brought together by writer-director Robert Tutak, Professor of Film at the City University of New York. The group includes Academy Awards (Oscars®), European Film Awards, BAFTA, Golden Globe, and Emmy winners and nominees.
MFA offers a unique opportunity to learn first-hand from world-class screenwriters, directors, cinematographers, and editors through intensive hands-on workshops.
MFA faculty have taught & lectured at the
most prestigious film programs in the US,
including USC, UCLA, American Film Institute, Sundance Institute, Columbia University, New
York University, School of Visual Arts, New School University, Pratt Institute, City College, and Brooklyn College, as well as film academies
and film programs around the world, including
the UK, France, Germany, Ireland, Denmark, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Poland, and Australia.