Major & Minor
Pursue a degree or take courses in film and media studies.
Gollin Film Festival
UR's premier student film festival gives undergrads the chance to see their films on the big screen and win cash prizes.
Art New York
Immerse yourself in big city life while completing an internship at a prestigious art, media, or cultural institution.
Events & FYI
- Jennifer Malkowski Lecture | Tumblr's Gallery of Loops | Mar 28 @ 5pm
- GOLLIN FILM FESTIVAL NOW ACCEPTING ENTRIES
- Todd X | Mar 22-23
- NEW Summer FMS Courses
- Join Now: Undergraduate Film Council | Meetings Every Friday @ 6PM Douglass 401
- Film Screenings at the Dryden | Tix $5 with URID
- #TakeALittleBreak at The Little
- ORANGE LINE to the East End
In the News
Master of Arts in Film and Media Preservation
Combining practical, hands-on training in motion picture preservation with a formal graduate degree program, the Selznick School of Film Preservation and the Department of English offer a Masters of Arts degree program in film and media preservation. Students in the Selznick Graduate Program in Film and Media Preservation work with Film and Media Studies faculty through the Department of English at the University of Rochester.
Did you know?
FMS students can participate in Art in New York program. Students in this program spend a semester interning at prestigious art, media and cultural institutions in NYC while taking two classes.
The University maintains a reciprocity agreement with several area colleges. Students can take courses taught at allied schools for no extra cost if they are not offered here.
FMS jointly runs the Selznick Graduate Program in Film and Media Preservation with the George Eastman Museum. This award winning program allows students to earn a certificate in Film and Media Preservation in just one year.
Digital scholars rescue lost Japanese film
A 1929 Japanese silent film inspired by a classic O. Henry short story was long thought lost until Rochester researchers collaborated to bring it back to the big screen.Continue Reading
The Film and Media Studies Program has an enrollment of approximately 40 students in the major and minor.
There are many opportunities open to students of film and media arts. Many students go on to film or television school, pursuing graduate work in producing, directing, editing, cinematography, screen writing, acting, and other creative aspects of media.Learn More
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