Film and Media Studies News


With the Women Film Pioneers Project, Professor Jane Gaines highlights the women who helped shape the early film industry.

Professor Lance Weiler shares his thoughts about the potential and challenges of generative AI, the importance of interdisciplinar

Last December, Professor of Film and Media Studies Richard Peña reflected on his career by selecting six influential films to scre

The Museum of Modern Art held a special film festival, “After Alice, Beyond Lois: Mining the Archive with the Women Film Pioneers Project,” from Oc

We talk with Professor James Schamus about the film industry as a dream factory in need of regulations, how we’re constantly creat

Associate Professor of Film and Media Studies Racquel Gates is co-editing a book series for Duke University Press called Console-ing Passions:

A shrine of white stone ringed by thin-leafed trees. A smoking battleship, a mass of crushed rubble. A soldier lifting a sandbag.

Professor Rob King has co-edited, along with Charlie Keil, The Oxford Handbook of Silent Cinema.

Where There’s Smoke, an immersive storytelling experience created by Associate Professor

The 2023 Society for Cinema and Media Studies (SCMS) Easy Award Winners have been announced, and several Film and Media Studies alumni and faculty

Associate Professor Lance Weiler is an A.I. convert.