MFA in Film

News & Events

The MFA in Film engages with the quickly evolving world of independent filmmaking because students and faculty are right in the mix.

Read the latest news and events that bring the MFA in Film into the forefront of independent film.



MFA in Film Faculty Till Schauder's new film at Tribeca

VCFA Film Faculty Till Schauder's WHEN GOD SLEEPS just screened at the Tribeca Film Festival and is an official selection at the inaugural DocLands Documentary Film Festival.


MFA in Film announces free screenings during April residency

Our MFA in Film students return to campus for the annual spring residency, which runs from April 23-29. 

Three Red Sweaters

Film Alumni Martha Gregory ('16) wins Best Documentary at Aspen Shortsfest

Martha Gregory's thesis film, THREE RED SWEATERS, has won Best Documentary at the 26th Aspen Shortsfest.

MFA in Film program announces scholarships for emerging filmmakers

The Emerging Filmmakers Scholarship covers tuition cost for a student’s second and final year—the thesis year—of the MFA in Film two-year, low-residency program. 

MFA in Film student featured at the Amazon Underground Film Festival

Mohammed Mamdouh's short film CARTE BLANCHE will be screened at the Amazon Underground Film Festival on March 7, 2017!

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