We study the most important art form of the
20th century in depth.
As a cinema studies major, you will study the history, theory, and criticism of film. Many of our students also take courses in film production and screenwriting to better understand the art of film.
The FALL 2019 SCREENING SERIES features programming selections from faculty, students, and film clubs across campus.
Her senior thesis project was instrumental to her growth as a filmmaker.
“Working with filmmakers from the other side of the world with language barriers and cultural differences was easier than I thought, and the love for our craft connected us over these differences.” -Aidan Kaye (Purchase College), Benin 2018
A complete list of annual awards for Film, New Media, Cinema Studies, Playwriting/Screenwriting, and Media Studies students.