ProMotion Pictures

Established in 2004, ProMotion Pictures brings together business and creative talent from graduate programs at New York University's Stern School of Business, Kanbar Institute of Film & Television and the Interactive Telecommunications Program at the Tisch School of the Arts.

Each year, cross-disciplinary student teams compete for the unique opportunity to develop and produce cutting-edge multimedia campaigns for major brands. Students create original content that includes short films, immersive digital experiences, mobile applications, physical installations and much more.

Please visit the past projects page to learn more about our work.

Participating New York University Programs

Leonard N. Stern School of Business is a top globally-ranked MBA program, developing premier talent in business management, marketing, finance, and entrepreneurship. Graduates from the program lead innovation at: Amazon, American Express, Apple, Disney, Google, Microsoft Xbox, NBC.

Kanbar Institute of Film and Television is a world-renowned film program, developing premier talent in filmmaking, screenwriting, directing, graphic design and special effects. Notable alumni include: Spike Lee, Martin Scorsese, Oliver Stone, Ang Lee, and Barry Sonnenfeld.

Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP) was the first U.S. graduate program founded to push the boundaries of digital and electronic media. ITP graduates extend creative applications of technology and new media at: Foursquare, Frog Design, Google, IDEO, MTV Networks, Ogilvy Interactive, Samsung Electronics.

PROGRAM FOUNDERS
  • Russ Axelrod
  • Jeffrey Grossman
  • Erik Zuckerman
INDUSTRY ADVISORY BOARD
  • Doug Scott, President, Ogilvy Entertainment
  • Evan Shapiro, President, IFC TV and Sundance Channel
CURRENT BOARD MEMBERS
  • Martin Blaquier
  • Alexandra Diracles
  • Matthew Marelius
  • Jennifer McInnis
  • Amit Nizan
  • Michelle Ow
  • Lindsay Steele
  • Calla Videt
  • Cathy Yan
FACULTY ADVISORS
  • C. Samuel Craig, Director, Entertainment, Media and Technology Program at NYU Stern School of Business
  • Katherine Dillon, Founding Partner, Dillon | Thompson, and Adjunct Assistant Professor at Interactive Telecommunications Program
  • Alvin Lieberman, Executive Director, Entertainment, Media and Technology Program at NYU Stern School of Business
  • John Tintori, Chair, Kanbar Institute of Film and Television