The red carpet. The marquee. The photo ops with film and television celebs. It was a lot like Hollywood, but much more conveniently located—just south of Johns Hopkins University’s Homewood campus, at the corner of Charles Street and North Avenue.
April 20, 2017
FMS Students First Readers for 2017 Baltimore Screenwriters Competition By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
FMS students once again wrote coverage of scripts for the 2017 Baltimore Screenwriters Competition, sponsored by the Baltimore Office for Promotion and the Arts. Read what they have to say about the experience.
October 24, 2016
Telluride Mountainfilm Festival Comes to Baltimore By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
The Telluride Mountainfilm Festival will be in Baltimore, October 28th -29th, 2016. The tour travels worldwide and year-round and is made up of a collection of films from the annual festival in Telluride, CO. The intention of the festival is to promote and inspire education through film.
October 5, 2016
From Baltimore to London: Karen Yasinsky of Film and Media Studies is featured for her latest projects By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
As the month of October has just begun, Film and Media Studies professor Karen Yasinsky already has two of her projects prepared for screening.
April 25, 2016
Budding Local Screenwriters Get Some Expert Advice By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
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.
April 25, 2016
New Johns Hopkins Film Incubator Aims to Support New Baltimore Voices By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
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 By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
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 By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
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! By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
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! By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
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 […]