DGA Assistant Director Training Program
The New York Assistant Director Training Program is designed to provide opportunities for a limited number of individuals to become Assistant Directors in film, television & commercial production. This is a two-year Program consisting of 350 days of on-the-job training combined with monthly seminars. Trainees are placed on the sets of various features, television series and commercials shooting primarily in the New York City vicinity working under the supervision of DGA members – Second Assistant Directors, First Assistant Directors and Unit Production Managers – until graduation. Upon completion of the Program, graduates are qualified to join the DGA (Directors Guild of America) as Second Assistant Directors.
Phone: (212) 397-0930
Marilyn Horowitz, the president of ArtMar Productions and creator of The Horowitz System®, is an award-winning NYU professor, a producer, a screenwriter, and a successful New York-based writing coach. She is the author of How to Write a Screenplay in 10 Weeks and The Four Magic Questions of Screenwriting and the middle school edition of her system is used as part of the Lights, Camera, Literacy program. She teaches Writing a Screenplay in 10 Weeks and The Master Class at New York University.
Contact: Marilyn Horowitz
Fax: (646) 390-1945