Geena Davis Institute
Mount Saint Mary’s University and the Geena Davis Institute on Gender in
Media have established a long-term strategic alliance that creates new
research, educational and advocacy programs under Mount St. Mary's
College. Film, Media and Communication Chair, Dr. Pam Haldeman, is
leading this research work.
Students train on RED Epic cameras and lenses; the same cameras used on films such as The Great Gatsby, The Hobbit, and Ender’s Game.
As an official Avid Learning Partner, our students are trained by
Avid Certified Instructors and certify on the latest versions of Media
Composer and Pro Tools.
Earn your Film and Television Masters of Fine Arts (MFA) degree in
the center of the industry — Los Angeles — at top-rated private university
Mount St. Mary’s.
entertainment industry is centered in Los Angeles, and Mount St. Mary’s
Film and Television MFA program is uniquely positioned to give you the
tools and experience you need to connect and succeed.
Welcome to Mount Saint Mary’s University Los Angeles MFA in Film and Television Program!
are proud to offer a weekend-based MFA Program, which will allow you to
earn your degree in under two years. Our weekend schedule is designed
for working professionals who want to keep working, or intern in
Hollywood, or just work on their projects full time.
the finest working professionals and experts in the business, our
instructors will help you create amazing projects, connect your ideas
and talent to market, and inspire you to make your cinematic dreams into
We are committed to providing students and alumni
access to internships and networking, as well as opportunities to pitch,
interview, screen films, and meet with producers, talent, agents,
managers, and executives in our industry. Past employers and
internships have included companies like DreamWorks, Disney,
Nickelodeon, Warner Bros., CAA, Gersh, and shows like Conan!, Justified,
and Franklin & Bash.
Utilizing the latest techniques and
technology, our cutting-edge MFA program is also designed to give you
opportunities to shoot your own films and projects on the latest
equipment, including RED, Arri Alexa, Blackmagic, Canon, Avid, and
The entertainment business is always looking for new
ideas, new talent, and new inspiration. And if the dream of making
movies, TV, and art inspires you, then please apply today!
I look forward to meeting you and working together.
Pam Haldeman, PhD.
Director, Film, Media & Social Justice Program
10 Chester Place
Los Angeles, CA 90007
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