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Meld the study of filmmaking with hands-on experience. Students focus on critical study or film production to complete their degree.

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Our faculty has a wide range of experience in film and media, and facilitate connections with industry and alumni for students.

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Our alumni have access to a strong network of members who work in film, television, and media across the nation and around the world.

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New Episode of Adam Rodgers’ TURF VALLEY on Youtube

Episode 8 of Turf Valley, the award-winning comedy web series created by FMS Director and Senior Lecturer Adam Rodgers & Tom Ventimiglia, is now available to stream on Youtube. “The Game” features FMS alum Sebastian Durfee (’20) as “The Dad King,” a full-time dad-core lifestyle influ-vlogger.

Diana Peralta (’11) Chosen for Sundance Directors Lab

Film and Media Studies alumna Diana Peralta has been chosen as a fellow in the 2024 Sundance Directors Lab for her project No Love Lost. When a troubled young woman brings her new husband home to meet the family, her devoted but insular sisters reveal the extremes they will go to protect one another. Diana is […]

 Ilene Rosenzweig, Veteran Producer and Screen/Television Writer, Visits FMS

Students studying Film and Media Studies had the opportunity to attend “Hollywood Rollercoaster 101,” a series of workshops given by JHU alumna Ilene Rosenzweig on strategies to survive the exhilarating highs and heartbreaking lows of a career in the entertainment industry. Topics covered included pitching, staffing, and adaptation – and how to enjoy the ride. […]