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ABS CBN: NY-based Filipina releases picture book


Author Chat with YA Books Central


Avery & Augustine blog feature on Patch of Sky debut


Patch of Sky Publication Day Book Giveaway at Writing & Illustrating


Patch of Sky notably reviewed by Kirkus Reviews


Women and Hollywood: Athena Film Festival unveils 2022 grant recipients


The Hollywood Reporter: Announces 2022 Athena Film Festival Chinonye Chukwu honorees


Nic Yulo '18 To Publish Picture Book With Penguin Random House


Patch of Sky (Penguin, 2022) cover reveval by Avery & Augustine


Columbia Filmmakers Selected for BAFTA 2021 Newcomers Program


Laylayon selected for 2021 Athena Film Festival Writers Lab


Feature Laylayon named Finalist for 2021 SFFILM Rainin Grant


Philippine gothic screenplay wins 2021 Columbia Blue List


Columbia Film Alumna Nic Yulo Publishes Children's Book


Night Witches named Top Ten finalist of SeriesFest + Big Swing Productions Women Writing Competition


Columbia MFA Alumni release AAA video game by Ubisoft


Top 15 Semi-Finalists for the SeriesFest Women Directing Mentorship in Partnership with Shondaland


Night Witches selected for 2019 Athena Film Festival LA TV & Screenwriting Lab


Night Witches wins a Sloan Screenplay Award


Film Daily Feature: Currently Crowdfunding Horizon


Replica wins Fine Art Film & Video at the Adobe Design Achievement Awards


Bluecat Screenplay Feature: Meet 2016 Short Screenplay Finalist Nic Yulo


Columbia Students and Alumni at the Austin Film Festival


'Meet the Makers'  Interview: Nic Yulo



BAFTA Newcomers Program
Second Year
2022 | Nov 23
So honored to be invited back for a Second Year of the BAFTA Newcomers Program, and be able to continue to be a part of this amazingly generous and talented community of filmmakers, writers, and game designers.
Reading With Your Kids Podcast: PATCH OF SKY Episode
2022 | Aug 12
Catch the newest episode of Reading With Your Kids Podcast, where I talk about my debut picture book Patch of Sky. Jed and I had a lovely conversation about the differences and similarities between telling stories through film, picture books and video games. Listen to it here.
PATCH OF SKY Publication Day
Penguin Young Readers
2022 | Jul 12
Happy Book Birthday to Patch of Sky. My debut picture book is out worldwide online and on shelves! I am so grateful for everyone that helped usher this little book into the world. Want to read about a fiercely determined girl will do anything to help her best pig friend finally see the sky? Order it here.
Avery & Augustine introduces
Patch of Sky
2022 | Jul 12
An adorably humorous tale of friendship,
trial and error and determination.
Lovely words for Patch of Sky on Avery & Augustine! Thank you so much, Michelle Sterling. You can read more on her blog. Will Pia be able to accomplish her mission? Find out be ordering the book here.
Interview & Book Giveaway on Writing & Illustrating
2022 | Jul 12
Want to learn more about the journey behind Patch of Sky? Head over to Writing & Illustrating to hear more about the process of signing with my literary agent to selling the book at auction and publishing with Penguin's Dial Books for Young Readers. One lucky winner will get a copy of Patch of Sky.
ANIMAL PICTURE BOOK FUN at Books of Wonder
2022 | Jul 5
This July 17th, Catch Patch of Sky at the Books of Wonder Animal Picture Book Event! Bring the zoo home for young readers and join us for the fanfare. Simultaneously playful and elegant, these stories will make any reader curious about our animal neighbors on planet earth! Watch the author panel here.
NYICFF Industry Forum: STEM Stories on Screen
2022 | Jun 28
At NYICFF's 2022 Industry Forum, Scott Cohen, Liam Cohen, Ada Twist, Scientist showrunner Kerri Grant, and I will discuss the impact representation can have in supporting science-based study, and how representing diverse stories can inspire girls to pursue STEM fields. Watch the full panel here.
Penguin Random House July Staff Picks
2022 | Jun 23
My debut picture book Patch of Sky has been named a July Staff Pick by Pengin Random House. It will be released worldwide on July 12th! For more info and for purchase links, click here.
2022 Sloan Film Summit by Film Independent
2022 | Apr 10
Thank you to the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation and Film Independent for inviting my STEM, historical, original television pilot Night Witches to participate in the triennial Sloan Film Summit! It was such a delight to meet all these ridiculously talented filmmakers that share my passion for science in storytelling.
2022 BAFTA Games Awards reveal winners and juries
2022 | Apr 7
It was such a profound honor to be invited to be a juror for the 2022 BAFTA Games Awards. A massive congratulations to all the amazing winners and nominees! Thank you BAFTA for celebrating diversity, skill, innovation, passion, as well as an industry I am so proud to be a part of.
Chinonye Chukwu Emerging Writer Awardees Announced
2022 | Mar 9
The Athena Film Festival has selected its 2022 grant winners and honorees, The Hollywood Reporter can reveal exclusively. Ida Rodriguez Joglar, Kelsie Mason Ramos, and Nic Yulo are among those being honored at the annual celebration of women leaders in film.
BAFTA Vance Byrd Mentors and Mentees Announced
2022 | Mar 8
I am so proud to be a mentor for BAFTA's Inaugural Vance Byrd Program, which identifies and rewards talented students from across Los Angeles with support to become future leaders in film, television, and games. Read more about the mentees here.
New York International Children's Film Festival 25th Anniversary
2022 | Mar 5
Horizon and Knights in Newark will screen at the Girls' POV: Science on Screen program at NYICFF's 25th Anniversary! Such an honor to be part of a festival that places girls' perspectives at the forefront and focuses on redefining film for younger generations.