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 […]
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 […]
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.
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.
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 […]
FMS Students Earn Artistic and Academic Distinction
Congratulations to these award-winning FMS students: Ellie Park ’17, The Bander Family Fund Award; Will Mason ’15, Jacob Hollander Award; Gillian Waldo ’18, Mellon Foundation Arts Innovation Grant; Ian McMurray ’15, Roberto R. Arellano Award; Daniel Contaldo ’16, The Second Decade Society Internship Grant; Tony Lee ’14, The Sudler Arts Prize.
FMS Students Read for the 2015 Baltimore Screenwriters Competition
For the 10th year, Hopkins film students served as first readers for the Baltimore Screenwriters Competition, sponsored by the Baltimore Office of Promotion & the Arts. [...]
Refreshingly Offbeat Selections Headline 19th Johns Hopkins Film Festival
Lineup includes feature films representing four distinct Hollywood eras, plus 26 selections picked from 120 submissions.