MFA SocDoc Wiki Pages
SocDoc Video Library Directory - see Timothy to borrow films
Kanopy - free, streaming films
SVA Library Databases: A wide range of all kinds of archival databases, including WeStar (music), Colourbox (stock images), New York Public Library Digital Gallery (images)
SVA Library Sound Effects guide: Freely available sound effects and music resources on the web, mostly with Creative Commons licenses
WeStar Music and SFX library - Search for School of Visual Arts & then log in with your SVA email address to access. Provided through the SVA library.
Dig CC MIXTER - Creative Commons Audio available including some tracks with free commercial licenses. Check licenses for individual tracks.
Audio Jungle - Audio library with affordable licensing options.
FreeSound - Great Creative Commons sound effects resource.
MobyGratis - Over 200 pieces of music from Moby, free to use in non-commercial media.
Free Music Archive - Large library of music with creative commons licensing. Make a free account to begin downloading.
Film Festivals Database - A comprehensive database of established American film festivals, including a sortable spreadsheet, calendar, and interactive map
Student / Alumni Photo Directory
THESIS PRODUCTION / REMOTE FILMMAKING RESOURCES
Be Inventive: Thesis Production Tips in a Global Pandemic! - panel video recording. May 5, 2020 conversation with SocDoc faculty Maro Chermayeff, Deborah Dickson, Tom Hurwitz, Richard Hankin, Mira Chang, Jerry Risius, Amy Schewel, and Rose Vincelli Gustine. A brainstorming workshop talking about ways that you can safely make a film in this time.
Be Inventive: Production Skills for a Global Pandemic! (Part 2) - panel video recording. May 21, 2020 conversation with SocDoc faculty Tom Hurwitz, JT Takagi, Mark Mandler, Jerry Risius, Axel Baumann, Erik Spink, and Rose Vincelli Gustine. Focusing on helping students overcome technical filmmaking limitations during the lockdown and beyond.
SocDoc suggests Films for Inspiration
Articles to Reference:
DCTV's Black Lives Matter Actions + Filmmaker Resources, a "growing list of anti-racism resources including how to film protests and police."