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Due to Emory’s decision to close the campus for the rest of the Spring 2020 semester, all film series events are cancelled for the remainder of the semester. 

Student News

Congratulations to Film and Media major Samah Meghjee on winning the prestigious Brittain Award.


Read about Samah and the Marion Luther Brittain Award on the Emory News Center blog.

Statement on Racial Justice and Equity

Please read our statement online.

Concentration in Film and Media Management

This concentration is collaboration between the Department of Film and Media in Emory College and the Goizueta Business School BBA Program.

Please review requirements for concentration.

Film and Media Management students visit actor Tom Cruise and director Doug Liman at production offices of the film, "Mena."
Film and Media Management students visit actor Tom Cruise and director Doug Liman at production offices of the film, "Mena."



Congratulations Erika MacArthur

Congratulations to Film-Media Studies/Creative Writing Major
Ericka MacArthur
for winning the
Creative Writing Program’s Agnes Nixon and Kiki McCabe Prize
in Screenwriting for Best Screenplay Written by an Emory Undergraduate: 
Greek Life.

 2020 Annie Hall Award Winners

The Annie Hall Award Selection Committee is pleased to announce the winners of this year’s prizes.

First Place ($500 award)

Evan Amaral, “Minor Billy, Major Ernst: Ideology, Utopia, and the Wilder-Lubitsch Schism” (Studies)
Mia Gleklen, “For My Mother” (Filmmaking)
Julia van Helmond, “Syntax Mapping” (Photography)

Second Place ($250 Award)

Saru Garg, I’m in This Dream Place:” Industry, Identity, and Illusion in Mulholland Dr. and Sunset Blvd. (Studies)
Isaac Gazmararian, “Silenced” (Filmmaking)
Emma Schwartz, “deracination” (Photography)

Honorable Mention ($100 Award)

Flora Fei, “One Person” (Photography)
Jeanne Le Bozec, “Women and Age in Hollywood” podcast (Studies)
Isabel Shubatt, “At The Tone” (Filmmaking)
Anna Wachspress, “Behind the Apron” (Filmmaking)
Minnie Yang, “Misrepresentations of Asian American ‘Authenticity’ in All-American Girl: Sitcoms as Sites of Assimilation” (Studies)

Congratulations to the winners and thanks to everyone who submitted their work for consideration. We had a record 41 submissions across the three categories this year that reflected the stellar quality of the work being done in the Department of Film and Media. We look forward to seeing your submissions for next year’s awards!

Until then, stay safe and have a great summer!

Free Spring 2020 Series - Cinematheque | Wednesday nights at 7:30 | White Hall 208

Image © HBO, 2019

African-Americans in American Film With the Participation of Louis Gossett Jr. 

A Master Class in Cinematography and Editing

Alumni News

jing-ng-resized.jpgCongratulations to Emory Film-Media alumni Jing Ng,16C
on winning the Best Asian-American Student Filmmaker Award
from the Director's Guild of America (DGA) in December 2019.

FLECK - Trailer from Jing Ng on Vimeo.

Destructive Sublime by Dr. Tanine Allison

Congratulations to Dr. Tanine Allison on the 2018 publication

Media in Mind by Daniel Reynolds

Congratulations to Daniel Reynolds on the 2018 publication
of his book, MEDIA IN MIND.

Student Film Feature - What Are You

What Are You from Rob Schmidt on Vimeo.

Student Film Feature - The Draft Dodger

The Draft Dodger from Rob Schmidt on Vimeo.