“I definitely found a real passion in archiving, for digging through history. To me, that’s the real appeal of the work. By the time I went to J school, I was eager to dig through data.”
Zach Ben-Amots ’16
Your lights, your camera, your action
Make your own films in the film studio stocked with cameras, lighting equipment, sound equipment, and post-production editing labs to bring your vision to life.
The Chandler Senior Experience
Drawing on expertise not only in film studies, but also the departments of anthropology, education, gender studies, history, languages, music, and studio art, your Senior Experiences may be research-based or involve the production of film, video or animation.
Recent Senior Experiences include:
- Toothsome Pleasures: Vampires, Sexual Deviance, Gender Play (research paper and presentation)
- I See My Ancestors in My Face (video installation)
- Never Stop Remembering Magic (film experience)
Film Studies Outcomes
Opportunities to work in the film industry or bring your knowledge of visual culture to other fields abound no matter your path through the film studies program.
Current Film Student?
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