UC Berkeley Department of Film and Media

Department of Film & Media UC Berkeley


Department News

Professor Mary Ann Doane wins Berlin Prize

The American Academy in Berlin is pleased to announce its Berlin Prize recipients for 2016-17. Included among the winners of this coveted semester-long fellowship is Mary Ann Doane, Class of 1937 Professor of Film and Media.

At the Academy this fall, Doane will be completing her book … More

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Summer 2016 Courses are Here!

Sign up for summer 2016 courses in the department of Film & Media!

Summer courses can help you complete major and minor requirements, outside course requirements (for nonmajors), or provide exciting and interesting elective … More

Game of Thrones, a class unto itself

By Kathleen Maclay

The latest chatter about Game of Thrones is whether Jon Snow, a favorite character of the critically acclaimed and controversial HBO fantasy series, was really bumped off at the end of last season, or if he might somehow live again, join the … More

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Summer Sessions 2015

Summer Courses in Film & Media begin May 26th! Check out our course offerings here!

Film R1B: Myths, Legends, … More

New Spring 2015 Elective

Film 186: Documentary & Non-Fiction Film Production – Weds & Fri. 2-5pm
This workshop class focuses on practices and techniques of non-fiction digital filmmaking. Course work consists of a series of short image and sound exercises and then a final film … More

Production Courses Added for Spring 2015

The Department is pleased to announce that we will be able to add two courses in film and video production in spring 2015:  Film 185 (The Language of Cinema) and Film 186 More

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The Department Announces a Faculty Search

The Department of Film & Media at U.C. Berkeley seeks applications for an Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in New Media theory and history (tenure track/tenured), with an expected start date of July 1, 2015. A Ph.D. or equivalent in Film/Cinema Studies or a related field must be in hand … More

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Berkeley Conference on Film and Media: Serialities 1915/2015

On February 26-28, the Department of Film and Media at the University of California, Berkeley will host the Third International Berkeley Conference on Film and Media: Serialities 1915/2015.

This iteration of our biennial Berkeley Film and Media … More

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