Film Studies at the University of Pittsburgh

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The vitality of Pittsburgh and southwestern Pennsylvania enables Pitt students to participate in movie, TV and commercial production opportunities. 

Film Studies PhD

Professor Adam Lowenstein gathers with Interdisciplinary Film Studies Program PhD students after symposium presentations. (Photo: Dan Chyutin)


Undergraduate Program student Colin Grant expands his production experience while working on the Growing up a Pitt Girl film set.

Undergraduate News:

Film and Media Production Track

Beginning Spring 2017, Film Studies majors will have the opportunity to pursue the Film and Media Production Track.  Find out more about majoring and minoring in Film Studies here.


Graduate & Faculty News: 

Congratulations to Professor Adam Lowenstein, who has been awarded the Senior Faculty Fellow position from the Humanities Center!  Adam's term in the Humanities Center will run from Fall 2017 through Spring 2019. 

This Senior Faculty Fellow position comes with support for special events programming coordinated through the Humanities Center.  Adam is looking forward to collaborating with colleagues in Film Studies and beyond on these initiatives - so stay tuned!