THIS JUST IN! April Fan Takes Home Student Academy Award!
April Fan takes home the big one, winning this year’s Student Academy Award for Best Documentary! She is now eligible for an Oscar nomination.
April’s recent accomplishments include Emerging Artist in the DOCUTAH International Film Festival and a nomination at the Hollyshorts Film Festival.
April will arrive in Los Angeles for a week of industry activities that will culminate in the awards ceremony on Thursday, October 12, at 7:30 p.m., at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills. The medal placements – gold, silver and bronze – in the seven award categories will be announced at the ceremony.
News & Documentary is a Master's-level broadcast and documentary journalism track, at NYU's Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute. Graduates work around the world for top media organizations and on award-winning films.