The University of Massachusetts Amherst
  • Welcome to Film Studies

    Since its inception in 1991, Film Studies at UMass Amherst has become a dynamic center of interdepartmental and interdisciplinary activity.

    Welcome to Film Studies

    Since its inception in 1991, Film Studies at UMass Amherst has become a dynamic center of interdepartmental and interdisciplinary activity.

  • Semester @ Mount Ida

    Beginning in Spring of 2020, you can live at the Mount Ida Campus of UMass Amherst! If you are a Film Studies student you will be offered the opportunity to live in Newton at the Mount Ida Campus and intern at organizations relevant to your studies.

    Semester @ Mount Ida

    Beginning in Spring of 2020, you can live at the Mount Ida Campus of UMass Amherst! If you are a Film Studies student you will be offered the opportunity to live in Newton at the Mount Ida Campus and intern at organizations relevant to your studies.

  • Undergraduate Program

    The undergraduate Film Certificate is a program that may be added to any Major and will be documented upon graduation. 

    Undergraduate Program

    The undergraduate Film Certificate is a program that may be added to any Major and will be documented upon graduation. 

  • Opportunities

    Film Studies offers internship opportunities and many hands-on experiences.

    Opportunities

    Film Studies offers internship opportunities and many hands-on experiences.

News

Five College Film and Media Studies: Undergraduate Conference

March 23, 2019

Call for Submissions -deadline Dec. 14...

Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival 2019

February 20, 2019

26th season of the Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival 2019: "Off Track"

Presenting the best of new fiction, documentary and experimental filmmaking by international filmmakers, the MMFF seeks to cultivate an appreciation of film and the moving image, to inspire audiences to a deeper understanding of the world's cultures through film, and to celebrate past, present and future achievements of international filmmaking within a university setting.

About the 2019 Festival

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Events

Sep
24

Ulfers Foundation Award Ceremony Honoring Barton Byg

Deutsches Haus at NYU 42 Washington Mews
5:30 pm

Sep
25

Film Revolt: They Called Themselves Newsreel

Integrative Learning Center UMass Amherst Campus Room: S404 (Film Studies Screening Room)
1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

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A lecture in the Integrative Learning Center

If you are not yet enrolled in the program, or if you are enrolled and you want to make sure you are on track to earn your Film Studies Certificate, please sign up for a student session!

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