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.

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 7:00pm

Through the eyes of Sierra Leonean filmmaker Arthur Pratt, Survivors presents an intimate portrait of his country during the Ebola outbreak exposing the complexity of the epidemic and the...

Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 5:30pm

Rough Cut 2: “Illumination and Acuity: Ben Schlanger and the Masked Screen” A presentation by Jocelyn Szczepaniak-Gillece, Assistant professor of English and Film Studies at the University of...

Sunday, November 4, 2018 - 7:00pm

The House on Coco Road  (Damani Baker, 2016)

with Damani Baker in attendance for Q+A

Sponsored by the African American  Studies Program and Film and Media Studies Program and the...