Master in Film Studies

Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias

Program Description

Master in Film Studies

Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias

The Master’ in Film Studies integrates the study plan of the Film and Media Arts Department in the areas of Cinematography Studies, and is part of the integrated 2nd cycle training in the progression of the study of students with a Degree in Cinema, Video and Multimedia Communication, or other similar degrees. Complementarily, the degree is destined to all professionals who wish to deepen their competences in the fields of cinematography production and direction.

Knowledge, abilities and skills to be acquired

This new master'’s degree presents a unique and original configuration in our country, being totally oriented towards an effective production and direction of cinematography projects framed in an environment of critical and theoretical reflexion. Therefore, the entire degree is based on a methodology of a project in development and throughout the degree the students will be invited to

Individually develop a written project and planning a feature-film, respecting every regulation and principles that allow them to prepare a project that can be submitted for evaluation to the ICA – Institute of Cinema and Audiovisual Arts or the MEDIA program of the European Union; Direction of a short film in a film format; Direction of a documentary; Direction of a experimental/artistic nature project with resort to the potential of new digital technologies.

Entrance Conditions

The following may apply for the Master's Degree:

a) People who hold a B.A. or equivalent degree;

b) People who hold a foreign academic degree awarded after a 1st study cycle organized according to the Bologna Process by a member state of that process;

c) People who hold a foreign academic degree acknowledged as a degree satisfying the objectives of the graduate degree by the due body;

d) People who have a school, scientific or professional curriculum acknowledged by the due body of ULHT certifying the capacity to obtain this study cycle.

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This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • Portuguese

Last updated December 1, 2015
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2017
2 years
Full time
Start date Sept. 2017
Portugal Lisbon
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 2 years
Price Free