April 25, 2016
Budding Local Screenwriters Get Some Expert Advice
Introducing the Johns Hopkins Film Incubator, a mentorship program designed for budding filmmakers from Hopkins and the Baltimore area. Read the story in the Baltimore Sun.
New Johns Hopkins Film Incubator Aims to Support New Baltimore Voices
The Saul Zaentz Innovation Fund in Film and Media Studies will create an incubator for budding filmmakers from Johns Hopkins and the Baltimore area, helping them to turn good ideas into viable projects.
April 1, 2016
Dr. Meredith Ward of Film and Media Studies is the recipient of the 2016 Society for Cinema and Media Studies Dissertation Award
Dr. Meredith Ward of Film and Media Studies is the recipient of the 2016 Society for Cinema and Media Studies Dissertation Award, which is given to the best dissertation submitted to the international organization for film and media scholars. The prize is being awarded at SCMS’s annual conference, taking place between March 30th and April […]
December 30, 2015
FMS Faculty led by Senior Lecturer, Lucy Bucknell, Spearhead the Baltimore Youth Documentary and Film Arts Program
Made possible by a $1.6 million grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the Baltimore Youth Documentary and Film Arts Program will allow students and young adults from neighborhoods across the city to document their world on film. Through workshops on moviemaking and photography, students will create art while they learn technical skills and get […]
December 11, 2015
Emma Needell scores 6th place on THE HIT LIST 2015!
We are proud to share the success of FMS alumna Emma Needell on her screenplay for The Water Man, which reached 6th place on THE HIT LIST 2015. This annual list compiles Hollywood executives’ favorite spec scripts and only 91 out of 378 eligible spec scripts made it onto this year’s list, with Ms. Needell’s reaching all the way […]
September 24, 2015
Annual FMS Program Fall Reception: With added excitement!
Attention all students interested in the Film & Media Studies Program: join us next Tuesday the 29th for a whole evening of events at the new Film Centre! The evening will begin at 4pm with a talk hosted by artist Chris Jordan. At 6pm, all JHU FMS students and faculty will gather for a presentation about the […]
August 27, 2015
Lights, camera, action: Johns Hopkins film program expands to new space
JHU/MICA Film Center in Baltimore’s Station North Arts and Entertainment District houses state-of-the-art production facilities. Read the HUB article here.
July 7, 2015
Film and Media Studies Adds Master’s Program
The new program will focus on the business of film, writing for film and television, and sound production. More information can be found here.
June 22, 2015
JHU Film and Media Studies Graduate Program Open House
The Johns Hopkins Film and Media Graduate Program specializes in preparing students for successful careers in film and television production, by focusing on the Business of Film, Screenwriting and Sound Production. Come join us for an informational Open House at the new JHU/MICA Film Center this Thursday, June 25th, at 7pm. This is a great […]
June 9, 2015
Studio North Film Premiere
Studio North, JHU’s only student-run film production company and film studio, premiered the films from its first grant cycle: Max Bowens’ Motorcycle Memories (the story of a young man’s search for his mother) and Andrea Massaro’s Bernard Died (the story of a boy dealing with the death of both his grandmother and his beloved goldfish). The […]