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

Monday, September 26, 2022 - 7:00pm

“After Sherman speaks to the double consciousness that many marginalized communities live with while engaging with the dominant culture, one where history is just below the surface for some...

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 - 7:00pm

Academy Award winning filmmaker Deborah Shaffer began making social issue documentaries as a member of the Newsreel collective in the ‘70’s. Her first feature documentary, The Wobblies (1979),...