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Welcome

Our degree programs combine the latest industry practices, traditional storytelling, and a scholarly film history context to help you build a strong foundation for graduate study and careers in the dynamic worlds of film, television, and digital media.

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2018 UNLV Film School Student Reel

What's Happening

Adam Paul trying to eat a microphone.
Jul. 20, 2020

The director-writer-actor, known for his "Naked Guy" role on TV, takes a queue from Orson Wells to launch podcast series with UNLV students.

Computer Science Faculty-In-Residence Jorge Fonseca by server racks.
Apr. 27, 2020

Fueled by a long-time curiosity, this alumnus-turned-professor considers his role at UNLV not as a full-time job, but a full-time hobby.

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Apr. 15, 2020

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The Department of Film offers students the exciting opportunity to study film in the heart of Las Vegas, “The Entertainment Capital of the World.” Our efforts contribute to UNLV’s status as a premier metropolitan research university by adapting traditional film education values to meet the needs of individuals, communities, and industries in the 21st century.

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The Department of Film is one of the departments in the College of Fine Arts.