SSF Alums receive Emmy Nominations!

The Emmy Nominations this year featured plenty of SSF alumni*. See the full list of nominees below. Congrats to all! Outstanding Comedy Series Atlanta Barry Black-ish Curb Your Enthusiasm Glow The Marvel Mrs. Maisel Silicon Valley The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Outstanding Drama Series *The Americans The Crown Game of Thrones The Handmaid’s Tale Stranger Things […]

Sandra Oh – Vanguard Award Highlights

Split Screens honored Sandra Oh with our Vanguard Award for her groundbreaking work in Killing Eve. BBC America President Sarah Burnett presented Sandra with the award, followed by an in-depth conversation about her creative process. Here @SplitScreensTV, flute-ready & dressed up, ready to salute the amazing @IamSandraOh. #KillingEve — O H Bennett (@oh_benn) June […]

The Women Behind the Camera: TV Directors Panel

Split Screens hosted a gathering of top TV directors including Tricia Brock (Mr. Robot, The Walking Dead, Halt and Catch Fire); Julie Anne Robinson (The Good Place, Masters of Sex, Orange is the New Black); Lauren Wolkstein (Queen Sugar), and Gillian Robespierre (Silicon Valley, Casual, Crashing). Read a full write-up of this event on 25 Years Later.  Highlights below! “No tilts. No pans. […]

Highlights from our Jeffrey Wright Westworld Panel

Jeffrey Wright came to Split Screens to discuss his accomplished career and tour-de-force performance in Westworld! Check out the conversation highlights below and see even more photos here. And read HBO’s recap post here! “I cried like a small child when he died.” @jfreewright on David Bowie — Split Screens Fest (@SplitScreensTV) June 1, […]

The Americans: Highlights from Two Events at Split Screens

Split Screens 2018 kicked off with a live viewing party for The Americans Season Finale, complete with movie theater sound and viewing quality, followed by a discussion of the season, with TV critics Matt Zoller Seitz, Jen Chaney and Alan Sepinwall, co-presented by FX Networks. Seeing the finale with a crowd was awesome. They erupted […]

Pay Tribute to The Americans with Two Events at Split Screens

In tribute to its six terrific seasons, Split Screens is sending off The Americans with not one but two special events at this year’s fest. On Weds, May 30th at 9:30 PM, watch the series finale on the big screen, surrounded by fellow fans, preceded by a discussion on the merits of the show. In attendance: TV columnist Jen Chaney and TV […]

Younger: see a special sneak preview of next season’s premiere episode

Be the first to see next season’s premiere episode of the endlessly inventive TV show Younger! Co-presented by TV Land. BUY TICKETS NOW In attendance: Actors Debi Mazar, Nico Tortorella and Charles Michael Davis; Executive Producer Dottie Zicklin and Co-executive Producer Alison Brown

HellooOOOo! Buy tickets now for the Twin Peaks Fan Theories panel!

David Lynch and Mark Frost’s Twin Peaks created a new template for small-screen storytelling, mixing melodrama, surrealism, extreme violence, cliffhangers, and enough mysterious patterns and marginal details to inspire feverish theorizing. Split Screens is proud to host an international gathering of Peaks obsessives, presenting their own grand unifying theories of doppelgangers, tulpas, alternate universes, atomic energy, good, evil, coffee, […]

CLOSE UP: Go Deeper With One or Two Celebrated Performers

CLOSE-UP goes deep into the craft of acting. This year we’re thrilled to feature Jeffrey Wright of HBO’s Westworld, Jean Smart of FX’s Legion, Thomas Haden Church of HBO’s Divorce, David Costabile of Showtime’s Billions and Rhea Seehorn of AMC’s Better Call Saul. Events in our CLOSE-UP section are amongst our most possible programs. Don’t […]

The 2018 Split Screens Festival Lineup is Announced!

FROM MAY 30 – JUNE 3, NEW YORK CITY’S IFC CENTER CELEBRATES THE ART OF TELEVISION WITH STAR-STUDDED 2018 SPLIT SCREENS FESTIVAL   Second Annual Event, Curated By Critic and Author Matt Zoller Seitz, Kicks Off with The Americans Finale Viewing Party; Exclusive Screenings and Panels To Include Snowfall, Twin Peaks, Younger and More   […]