News: Department of Film

A woman stands in front of a pond
Arts and Culture | April 23, 2021
Senior Melissa Del Rosario produced and sold "Take Out Girl" — a huge achievement and a first for a UNLV Film student.
The Performing Arts Center
Arts and Culture | April 22, 2021
UNLV Opera Theatre collaborated with Nevada Conservatory Theatre and UNLV Film to produce "Sur la Table."
the UNLV flashlight
Arts and Culture | April 7, 2021
Michael Lugering directs this production based on the script by Charles L. Mee.
Portrait of Francisco Menendez artistic director of UNLV's film department
People | March 22, 2021
After being terrified — and mesmerized — by the movie "Jaws" at age 13, this film professor's career path was set.
A man eats a VHS cassette
People | March 9, 2021
MFA film student lands major screenwriting prize from Humanitas.
A silhouette of a man on a bicycle
Arts and Culture | February 3, 2021
NCT is pleased and extremely proud to present this production, made possible by interdisciplinary collaboration with UNLV Film.
Arts and Culture | January 12, 2021
This year, the university honors both 2020 and 2021 recipients - and the line-up of Las Vergas luminaries couldn't be brighter!
Arts and Culture | October 21, 2020
As winner of this prestigious, highly competitive award, Gresham receives $20,000.
Arts and Culture | October 19, 2020
The live Zoom chat with Huertas, who plays Miguel Rivas on the hit NBC series, is open to the UNLV community.
Arts and Culture | September 29, 2020
The award-winning actor, who has starred in such films as Reservoir Dogs, Thelma & Louise, The Hateful Eight, and many others, will do a live Zoom chat open to all UNLV students.
Arts and Culture | September 21, 2020
The winner of this prestigious, highly competitive award receives $20,000 and will be revealed in January.
Adam Paul trying to eat a microphone.
People | July 20, 2020
The director-writer-actor, known for his "Naked Guy" role on TV, takes a queue from Orson Welles to launch podcast series with UNLV students.