The Film and Media Studies Program is the hub for the study of film and other moving image and sound media at Yale. Deeply invested in scholarship, teaching and film programming, our Program both sustains the traditions of and nurtures the most innovative directions in film and media studies research. With our superb faculty and Yale’s extraordinary library and archival collections, the Program has taken its place as one of the most exciting venues for film and media study in the world.

Reni Celeste Lecture

Friday, April 15


The Reni Celeste Lecture: Karen Redrobe

Tuesday, March 28


Malcolm X, Director Spike Lee

Film Against Fascism: A Yale Film Colloquium Series
(USA, 1992) 202 min. 35mm. Yale Film Archive Print
(Yale Film Colloquium sponsored by Yale Film Study Center, Dean’s Fund for Student Colloquia, Film and Media Studies, History of Art, and Films at the Whitney, supported by the Barbakow Fund for Innovative Film Programs at Yale)

7:00pm, Auditorium

Rough Cut

Rough Cut:


Wednesday, Feb 15, 5:30, 212 York Street, Nicole Starosielski (Assistant Professor of Media, Culture and Communication, NYU)

Thursday, March 9, 5:30, 212 York Street, Pre-SCMS talks

Thursday, March 30, 5:30, 212 York Street, Richard Grusin (Professor of English, University of Wisconsin)

Thursday, April 13,  5:30, 212 York Street, Luca Peretti, response TBD

Wednesday, April 27,  5:30, 212 York Street, Moira Weigel, response by Prof. Wai Chee Dimock