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Telluride Mountainfilm Festival Comes to Baltimore

Telluride Mountainfilm Festival Comes to Baltimore
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.


Dr. Meredith Ward recipient of 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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


Studio North Film Premiere

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 […]