Honor Roll: Bob Giraldi Wins NYF Living Legend Award

April 21, 2011

Film director and MPS Live Action Short Film Department Chair Bob Giraldi is being honored with a New York Festivals Living Legend Award for his contribution to filmmaking over the last  five decades. In a keynote presentation on Thursday, May 5, Giraldi will talk about his career and receive the award from four former students from his SVA course The Project, all of whom who are now beginning their own careers in the business. JD Gargano (BFA 2010 Graphic Design), Lisa Gilardi (BFA 2009 Advertising), Itai Inselberg (BFA 2009 Advertising) and Raisa Ivannikova (BFA 2007 Advertising) were hand-picked by Giraldi to exemplify the idea of “passing it on” to the next generation of filmmakers.

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