New York Film Academy Guest Speakers
Vilmos Sigmund shot some of the most famous films of all time for some of the most famous directors of all time, including Deliverance, The Deer Hunter, and Close Encounters of the Third Kind, for which he won the Academy Award. In addition to working with Steven Spielberg and Michael Cimino, Sigmund has worked multiple times with Woody Allen, in addition to shooting The Black Dahlia for Brian De Palma, The Two Jakes for Jack Nicholson, and Assassins and Maverick for Richard Donner. Before he passed in 2016, he worked on 24 episodes of The Mindy Project, starring Mindy Kaling. In February 2011, he visited students at NYFA’s Los Angeles campus.
Close Encounters of the Third Kind, The Deer Hunter, The Mindy Project