Film & Media Professor Mark Sandberg receives Mentorship Award

Film & Media Professor Mark Sandberg Receives 2022 Graduate Assembly Faculty Mentor Award

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Congratulations to Professor Mark Sandberg on being recognized as one of the 2022 Graduate Assembly... More

Damon Young on Toxic Masculinity and Spectral Homosexuality in Westerns

Toxic Masculinity, Spectral Homosexuality by Damon Young

Power of the dog

Read Professor Damon Young‘s piece on Power of the Dog and the Western in Public Books. (Read... More

New course offering: Unlocatable: Seeing Hong Kong and its Arts

HUM 196: Unlocatable: Seeing Hong Kong and its Arts

HUM 196

HUM 196 Mentored Research Lab 3 units, Class #24594 Unlocatable: Seeing Hong Kong and its... More


offers innovative, interdisciplinary programs leading to a B.A. in Film and a Ph.D. in Film & Media. It also provides curricular support for the Designated Emphasis in Film Studies for doctoral students in other departments. The Department teaches students to think historically, theoretically, and analytically about film and media within the broad context of humanistic studies. Students and faculty engage with all forms of moving-image culture, including film, still photography, television, and digital media. The Department also offers courses in screenwriting, curating, and digital video production.