• Talia Lugacy

    Assistant Professor of Screen Studies


    Talia Lugacy is a narrative independent director, writer and actor. Her current feature film 8000 Shots is a hybrid of fiction and non-fiction and concerns combat trauma. Her previous feature Descent premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival prior to a theatrical release, starred Rosario Dawson and was a New York Times Critics Pick. She studied filmmaking at New York University Tisch School of the Arts and trained at the Actors Studio. 

    Current Courses:


    Screen Writing

    Independent Study

    Senior Seminar: Screen

    Honors Thesis