The Film and Media Studies Program, in partnership with the SNF Parkway Theatre, is proud to present an evening with Bradford Young on February 22, 2019 at 6:00PM at the Parkway Theatre. Mr. Young is the award-winning cinematographer of Selma, Arrival, and Solo: A Star Wars Story. He has twice won the Best Cinematography award […]
Film and Media Studies Welcomes Larry Doyle
Larry Doyle, former staff writer for The Simpsons will be conducting a 3-session television writing workshop for Film and Media Studies majors and minors in March 2019. If you would like more information about this exciting opportunity, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Comedy Sketch Writing Workshop with Zack Bornstein
Zack Bornstein, emmy-nominated former staff writer for Saturday Night Live will be visiting Hopkins in December for a sketch writing workshop. This opportunity is only available to Film and Media Studies majors and minors. To find out more about this exciting opportunity email email@example.com.
Artist Talk with JHU Alum Sarah Salovaara
Film and Media Studies is proud to announce that Alum Sarah Salovaara will be visiting us on November 9 and 10 for a Q&A and masterclass. Sarah is the creator of the highly successful webseries Let Me Die a Nun which was on IndieWire’s 2017 list of best webseries. Q&A/Artist talk – November 9 at 7:00PM […]
Film and Media Studies Alumnus and Senior Lecturer, Meredith Ward, is named New Director of the Program
After 17 years at the helm, Linda DeLibero, director of the Krieger School’s undergraduate Program in Film and Media Studies (FMS), has decided to step down from that position. She will continue to be a senior faculty member in the program and will serve as special advocate for alumni and outreach. DeLibero has directed the […]
Film and Media Studies Lecturer Matt Porterfield’s ‘Sollers Point’ Opening in Theaters
In advance of the premiere of his fourth film, 'Sollers Point,' Johns Hopkins lecturer Matthew Porterfield spoke with The Hub's Bret McCabe about filmmaking, creating complex characters, and the colors of summer in Baltimore.
FMS major Kelsey Waddill wins first place in the Baltimore Screenwriters Competition for her short script, “Carnival.”
FMS major Kelsey Waddill, Class of 2018, wins first place in the Baltimore Screenwriters Competition shorts category for her script, “Carnival.” In “Carnival,” Eli, a young boy growing up in Baltimore, encounters his estranged father with his second family for the first time at the carnival. The brief interaction turns what should have been a […]
FMS Students First Readers for 2018 Baltimore Screenwriters Competition
FMS students continue to contribute to Baltimore film culture by providing script coverage for the Baltimore Screenwriters Competition, sponsored by the Baltimore Office for Promotion and the Arts.
Co-Creator and Showrunner of I Love Dick, Sarah Gubbins visits the Film & Media Program
The Film and Media Studies Program at Johns Hopkins is delighted to announce a visit by I Love Dick co-creator and showrunner, Sarah Gubbins. I Love Dick, an Amazon Original Series, is the creation of Gubbins and Transparent creator Jill Soloway, and the show features Kevin Bacon and Kathryn Hahn in lead roles. It is […]
A grand premiere for Baltimore’s renovated Parkway Theatre
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.