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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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Experience Our Work

Please enjoy a sampling of some of the work created by our film students.

What's Happening

Portrait of Classified Rookie of the Year Susan Gearling
Jul. 12, 2018

The president's Classified Rookie of the Year made a deliberate choice 20 years ago to make education her career.

detail shot of marimba
Jul. 10, 2018

Project transcends academic disciplines and engages students and colleagues across continents in the process of creating an instrument with wood that sings.

Jun. 12, 2018

A portion of the proceeds from the sale of his newly released memoir will benefit the UNLV Debbie Reynolds Performing Arts Scholarship.

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Filmmaker in action

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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