The FMA guide to the Philadelphia Film Festival: Six Films You Need to See

Oct 20 2018

The FMA guide to the Philadelphia Film Festival:
Six Films You Need to See According to Three Temple Student Film Organizations

All Eyez on Alumnus Benny Boom

Benny Douglas, professionally known as Benny Boom, will be visiting Temple University for a Q&A session as well as a screening of the Tupac Shakur biopic All Eyez On Me on February 21, 2018 at 5:00 pm at the Temple Performing Arts Center.

Applications Open for Digital Filmmaking Intensive

The Department of Film and Media Arts hosts its third annual Digital Filmmaking Workshop July 10 - 21 on campus. Open to all high students (no filmmaking experience needed), the program centers on the creative and technical fundamentals of screenwriting, cinematography, on-screen performance and directing, editing and sound for digital short storytelling.

Learn more and apply today!

2016 NYFF Artist Academy includes FMA Alumnae

Oct 14 2016

Alumnae Madeleine Hunt Ehrlich and Fiona Otway were selected as the twenty-five participants of  The Film Society of Lincoln Center, New York Film Festival's Artist Academy, an immersive creative experience for filmmakers early in their careers.

Valentina Homem's Film Featured at Cannes

Aug 12 2016

MFA candidate Valentina Homem's documentary Abigail was a short film selection at Cannes International Film Festival 2016 Director's Fortnight. Co-directed by Isabel Penoni, Abigail connects the dots of a human map that links the indigenous Amazon cultures to Afro-Brazilian religions through an extraordinary woman.

Professor Roderick Coover's Virtual Reality Project Wins Top Prize

Hearts and Minds: The Interrogations Project, a immersive virtual reality project by Professor Roderick Coover,  with Arthur Nishimoto, Daria Tsoupikova and Scott Rettberg, is winner of the 2016 Electronic Literature Organization Award for Best Work of Electronic Literature. This is the top prize for a creative work in the field of electronic literary arts. 

Professor Lauren Wolkstein’s "Collective:Unconscious" premieres at SXSW

Mar 25 2016

Professor Lauren Wolkstein of the Department of Film and Media Arts has just returned from the South by Southwest Film Festival (SXSW) where her film Collective:Unconscious made its world premiere in the narrative feature competition.


Professor Elisabeth Subrin's "A Woman, A Part" Premieres at Rotterdam

Feb 15 2016

Film and Media Arts Professor Elisabeth Subrin’s first feature, A Woman, A Part, had its world premiere at the International Film Festival Rotterdam on January 31, 2016.


Student Spotlight: Renee Sevier

Feb 15 2016

Graduate FMA student helms Diamond Screen Film Festival and more

by Logan Beck

Renee Sevier rediscovered her passion for film while spending two years in Italy, after taking part in a film course. It was in those years that she knew she was ready to attend graduate school.

Alumni's Documentary Selected for 2016 Sundance Competition

LA Study Away Faculty Director Lou Pepe and alumnus Keith Fulton's film The Bad Kids honored

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