Congratulations to the NYU alumni who received 2020 Academy Award nominations!  

Best Picture

  • Todd Phillips (TSOA '94), Producer, Joker
  • Jane Rosenthal (GAL '77), Producer, The Irishman
  • Martin Scorsese (WSC '64, STEINHARDT '68, HON '92), Producer, The Irishman

Best Director

  • Todd Phillips (TSOA '94), Joker
  • Martin Scorsese (WSC '64, STEINHARDT '68, HON '92), The Irishman

Costume Design

  • Mark Bridges (TSOA '87), Costume Designer, Joker

Documentary (Short Subject)

  • Carol Dysinger (TSOA '77), Director, Learning to Skateboard in a Warzone (If You're a Girl) - Winner

Writing (Adapted Screenplay)

  • Todd Phillips (TSOA '94), Screenwriter, Joker

And congratulations to the alumna who contributed to this award-winning short film:

  • Julia Kennelly (TSOA '14), Producer, The Neighbors' Window

There are so many amazing alumni stealing the show, sometimes it's hard to keep track! Did we miss someone? Please let us know!

Send an email to alumni.info@nyu.edu.