ABOUT JULIA NEWMAN

 

 

Julia Newman is a filmmaker and writer from Short Hills, NJ. She currently studies film and television production and screenwriting at Emerson College in Boston, MA.

In Boston, Julia produces short films and episodic series as well as directs her own work, including a student-produced sitcom about four college roommates and an in-studio music show. 

 

Julia interns at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and works as a freelance filmmaker/ photographer as well.

 

Currently, she is in post-production for her latest short documentary, "Waiting for Water," which was filmed in Ecuador about the social implications and environmental effects of the fresh-water scarcity in Galapagos islands.

 

 

AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS

"Musicians Wanted: Latrell James" 

38th Annual EVVY Awards 2019; Winner

Outstanding Special Production; Producer

Boston, MA.

"First Date" 

38th Annual EVVY Awards 2019; Nominee

Outstanding Podcast Production

Boston, MA.

"Love & Equality Rally" 

Tribeca Film Festival 2017, Official Selection

Our City, My Story; Producer.

New York , New York.

"Sincerely, A Feminist" 

Millburn Film Festival 2017 Official Selection.

Millburn, New Jersey.

"The Enigmatic Life Cycle of Waste" 

Best Shorts Competition, Winner of 17 & Younger,

Award of Recognition.

Worldwide Online.

"The Enigmatic Life Cycle of Waste" 

I Imagine Film Festival 2016 Official Selection.

New York, New York.

"The Enigmatic Life Cycle of Waste" 

Awareness Festival 2016 Official Selection.

Los Angeles, California.

 

"Still in Motion" 

Urban Mediamakers Film Festival 2016 Official Selection.

Atlanta, Georgia. 

"Still in Motion" 

Millburn Film Festival 2016 Official Selection.

Millburn, New Jersey. 

"New York City" 

Millburn Film Festival 2016 Official Selection.

Millburn, New Jersey. 

 

"New York City"

Ocktober Film Festival 2015 Official Selection.

Harlem, NYC.

 

"New York City"

Gold Coast International Film Festival 2015 Official Selection

Long Island, New York.

"In the Shadows" 

Awareness Festival 2015 Official Selection.

Los Angeles, California.

 

"In the Shadows"

Ocktober Film Festival 2015 Official Selection.

Harlem, NYC.

 

"This is Me"

Millburn Film Festival 2015 Official Selection.

Millburn, New Jersey.