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Masters Programs in Film Studies in USA 2022/2023

Watching, analyzing, assessing and critiquing films from a wide variety of genres, periods and regions is a core aspect to the daily work of a Master of Film student. Universities and academic institutions in the USA draw on vast cultural resources and a tradition of filmmaking to deliver world-renowned Master of Film programs. Going on to work as critics, academics, filmmakers, distributors, prod… Read more

Watching, analyzing, assessing and critiquing films from a wide variety of genres, periods and regions is a core aspect to the daily work of a Master of Film student. Universities and academic institutions in the USA draw on vast cultural resources and a tradition of filmmaking to deliver world-renowned Master of Film programs. Going on to work as critics, academics, filmmakers, distributors, producers, financers, administrators and any number of positions in the film industry, Master of Film graduates enter the competitive industry with a leg up.

Master of Film students in the USA come from a range of backgrounds, all with a bachelor's degree. Lasting approximately one to two years, Master in Film programs in the USA generally consist of required coursework, seminars, lectures, assessments, projects and practical assignments. Depending on the nature of the program, the master's thesis for a Master in Film in the USA could be a film project or a written dissertation assessing one or more existing cinematic works. Since every Master of Film program in the USA is different, it is important to contact the schools and request more information about courses of interest, using the one minute web form on the following pages.

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Johns Hopkins University, Advanced Academic Programs
Washington, USA

Johns Hopkins' Advanced Academic Programs Master of Arts in Film and Media develops the expertise, resources, and relationships you need to work in your chosen area of interes ... +

Johns Hopkins' Advanced Academic Programs Master of Arts in Film and Media develops the expertise, resources, and relationships you need to work in your chosen area of interest in the film and media business. In this 30-credit program, you will develop your own point of view, mission, distinctive storytelling approach, and professional portfolio in your area of focus. Choose a concentration in writing, sound, or business, and build your portfolio while also gaining broad industry knowledge in classes taught by practicing writers, producers, sound professionals, and creators. -
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Full-time
16 - 24 months
English
Campus
 
Full Sail University
Winter Park, USA

In Full Sail University’s Film Production master of fine arts program, your education centers on fundamentals such as storytelling, visual aesthetics, and technical roles, as ... +

In Full Sail University’s Film Production master of fine arts program, your education centers on fundamentals such as storytelling, visual aesthetics, and technical roles, as well as the business strategies needed to bring your completed works to audiences. -
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Full-time
12 months
English
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Universal Arts School
Los Angeles, USA +2 More

Shoot a film with VFX Hollywood style. The course objective is that you become a specialist or artist in the Direction and Creation of Films in Digital format. The objective i ... +

Shoot a film with VFX Hollywood style. The course objective is that you become a specialist or artist in the Direction and Creation of Films in Digital format. The objective is to make a professional short film shot with visual effects, using professional cameras on a chroma screen, and experience it from its beginnings until the post-production process. -
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Full-time
English, Spanish
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Emerson College
Boston, USA

Whether you want to explore fiction film, documentary, experimental media, installation art, or interactive media, our Film and Media Art (MFA) will give you the expertise you ... +

Whether you want to explore fiction film, documentary, experimental media, installation art, or interactive media, our Film and Media Art (MFA) will give you the expertise you need. Work with image and sound to entertain, inform, persuade, and challenge, using both traditional and emergent media forms. Develop an understanding of the disciplines of 16mm and digital film and audio, and interactive media production, bringing this understanding to bear on traditional and convergent media works. Our program offers three distinct entry points depending on your prior experience and varies in length from 2-3 years, allowing students with a variety of life experiences and diverse academic backgrounds to inspire each other’s artistic development. Once you are admitted to the program, we work with you to create a custom curriculum based on your professional and educational goals. -
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Full-time
Part-time
2 - 3 years
English
Campus
 
Syracuse University - S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications
Syracuse, USA

If you’re looking for a graduate program that spans fiction and nonfiction storytelling and allows you to tailor your studies according to your career goals in the entertainme ... +

If you’re looking for a graduate program that spans fiction and nonfiction storytelling and allows you to tailor your studies according to your career goals in the entertainment industry, the television, radio and film program at the Newhouse School is the place for you. -
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Full-time
14 months
English
Jul 2023
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Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)
Rochester, USA

Bring your stories to life as you explore the depths of the film industry.

Bring your stories to life as you explore the depths of the film industry. -
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Full-time
3 years
English
Campus
 
SCI-Arc
Los Angeles, USA

In SCI-Arc’s Master of Science in Fiction and Entertainment one-year program, students work with world-renowned professionals in the worlds of film, fiction, animation, market ... +

In SCI-Arc’s Master of Science in Fiction and Entertainment one-year program, students work with world-renowned professionals in the worlds of film, fiction, animation, marketing, games, and documentary making to build new forms of architectural practice. -
MA
Full-time
English
Campus
 
Academy of Art University
San Francisco, USA

The School of Motion Pictures & Television’s MFA program offers in-depth, advanced training in the various areas of film and television production. Depending on the area o ... +

The School of Motion Pictures & Television’s MFA program offers in-depth, advanced training in the various areas of film and television production. Depending on the area of specialization, the MFA program culminates in a thesis film or professional reel/portfolio. Areas of study include directing, producing, cinematography, editing, production design, and screenwriting. Students are prepared to compete for work in the industry or to teach, as the MFA is a terminal degree. -
Master
Full-time
6 semesters
English
Campus
Online
 
American Film Institute
Los Angeles, USA

Developing in-depth knowledge of all aspects of creative and physical production, Producing Fellows graduate with an ability to think creatively and lead with confidence and a ... +

Developing in-depth knowledge of all aspects of creative and physical production, Producing Fellows graduate with an ability to think creatively and lead with confidence and authority. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Massachusetts College of Art and Design
Boston, USA

The two-year Film/Video MFA program is a selective and rigorous program committed to helping students develop and refine their practice as artists working with the moving imag ... +

The two-year Film/Video MFA program is a selective and rigorous program committed to helping students develop and refine their practice as artists working with the moving image. The Graduate Major Studio course rotates between different members of the core faculty, exposing students to diverse approaches and expertise. -
Master
English
 
Seaver College / Pepperdine University
Malibu, USA

Storytellers as Cultural Leaders Pepperdine's two-year MFA in Screenwriting prepares students to pursue vocations as screenwriters as well as to become cultural leaders in the ... +

Storytellers as Cultural Leaders Pepperdine's two-year MFA in Screenwriting prepares students to pursue vocations as screenwriters as well as to become cultural leaders in the entertainment industry. Hollywood professionals nurture, train, and support students in writing workshops and in courses that examine the storyteller in conversation with contemporary culture. Here at Pepperdine we take a values-centered approach to education and work to strengthen student lives in purpose, service, and leadership. -
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English