Program Director, Visiting Assistant Professor
Program Director FTMA
Justin Liberman was a directing fellow at Columbia University Film School where he earned his MFA in film directing. He spent three years working under Michael Mann and David Mamet and was a shadow director for Allen Coulter on “Boardwalk Empire”. His narrative films have screened in many international film festivals, museums, and galleries winning honors at Cleveland Intl. Film Festival, Houston World Fest, USA Film Festival, Palm Beach Film Festival, and Gasparilla Film Festival . Liberman is part of the directing team, Tank +Bunker which is represented by Greenpoint Pictures. His commercials have brought him around the world, for clients such as ESPN, P&G, American Express and Macy’s. As an educator, Liberman is a Visiting Professor at Sacred Heart University’s graduate film school. Liberman's latest two films, the character driven NYPD drama, “Broken Badge,” and the American slave narrative, “Tobacco Burn" is currently touring the international film festival circuit.
Degrees and Certifications
- MFA from Columbia University Film School
As an educator, Justin has taught film courses at Sacred Heart University, Wesleyan University's Green Street Art Center and is a teaching assistant at Columbia University.