News & Events

  • The graduating majors of the Department of Film and Media Studies will screen their culminating works over the course of two amazing nights at 7 PM in the Loew Theater of the Black Family Visual Arts Center.  One June 6th, John Sinclair & Amanda Herz, Eric Iradukunda, Zuff Idries, and Haley Winter will premiere their films; the following night, June 7th, Khaleel Lee, Caroline McKinnis, Lee Morgan, Andi Norman, Marcus Reid and Cameron Smith will premiere theirs.  The films cover almost...

  • The students of FS37 Directing for the Camera will premiere their short films on Wednesday May 30th at 7PM in the Loew Auditorium.  Admission Free!

  • Professor Mary Flanagan, the Sherman Fairchild Distinguished Professor in Digital Humanities, received the Class of 1964 Outstanding Leadership Award for her work as founding director of the Tiltfactor Lab, an interdisciplinary innovation studio that designs and studies games with...

  • Citing the success of La La Land and The Greatest Showman, Professor Desiree Garcia writes that "A musical resurgence has Hollywood changing its tune" in a new article published on Agence France Presse.  Read the full story here

  • Dartmouth College and the American Archive of Public Broadcasting (AAPB) are pleased to announce a new collaboration in which AAPB’s Online Reading Room of public television and radio programming will now be accessible through the Media Ecology Project (MEP) at Dartmouth

    Through this new Dartmouth-AAPB collaboration, historic public broadcasting programs available in the AAPB Online Reading Room will be accessible through the...

  • Professor Jodie Mack's No Kill Shelter will be showcased among the works of nine other contemporary artists in an exhibition that celebrates pioneering feminist artist Miram Shapiro at the the Museum of Arts and Design.  Entitled Surface/Depth: The Decorative after Miriam Shapiro, the exhibition, which opens today (Thursday March 23rd) is described on the MAD website as well as this...

  • The student filmmakers of Filmmaking 1 FS31 will premiere their work on Friday, March 9th at 7 PM in the Loew Theater, Black Family Visual Arts Center.  In addition to digital films, four 16mm films will be projected as well.  Don't miss this tour-de-force of beginning filmmakers!

  • A reception for Windows, an exhibition featuring the winners from the first Digital Lab student competition, will be held at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, March 8, 2018, Digital Lab, Room 109, Black Family Visual Arts Center.  Please come by and enjoy refreshements and some beautiful student work.

  • The students of FS41/ANTH12: Ethnographic Film will premiere their works in the Loew Theater Wednesday night at 7 PM.  

    Ethnographic film crosses the boundaries of academic anthropology and popular media. This course will address the construction of meaning in ethnographic films in relation to the parallel concerns of anthropology. We will consider approaches to film style, the relation of visual media to ethnographic representation, and the challenges visual forms pose to written...

  • The students of the Film and Media Studies Los Angeles program began wrapping up their term with a terrific event with industry alums including Chris Miller '97 and Phil Lord '97, Dan Gilroy '81 and John Gilroy '81, and Jethro Rothe-Kushel '03.  Take a look at the wonderful "Humans of Hollywood" on Instagram, a class project that brings the real people of Los Angeles to life.