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.


Bemiss movie

MFA in Film student project selected for LA Film Festival

Congratulations to Jeff Bemiss, whose film MISSING IN BROOK COUNTY has been selected for Film Independent's 14th annual Fast Track program at the LA Film Festival.


Film Faculty member Till Schauder wins DocFilmMusic Award at Krakow Film Festival

WHEN GOD SLEEPS, a documentary directed by MFA in Film Faculty member Till Schauder, won the International DocFilmMusic Competition—the Golden Heynal Award—at the 57th Krakow Film Festival.


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.

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