Film & Media Studies
sq. ft. of Soundstage, Studio, and lab space
Our world-class faculty inform the community with their research as well as lending their talents through production work. Many have been recognized in the industry through publications in prominent journals and through recognition and awards in the film community.
Lourdes Kalusha-Aguirre has a passion to inspire political engagement through film. Several of the films she’s created have won awards, including a 2019 Brosseau Creativity Award from the Spencer Museum of Art, and been screened as part of major events like the New York Latino Film Festival.
After more than 140 days, the Writers Guild of America reached a tentative agreement with media companies. WGA members started their strike against the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers in early May, with actors joining the picket line in July in a separate dispute.
The film and media studies department kicked off the start of the year with its annual FMS Film Rally on Thursday evening.
Hear From Our Students
Celia Tise talks about how she started out in film and gives advice on being yourself.
Opportunities in FMS
FMS students are encouraged to get professional experience through internships. Besides improving your skills, the connections you make have the potential to lead to paid employment.
Collaborate and expand your skillset by producing films with other students.