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.


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"Storyboard" blog highlights student, alumni, and faculty achievements

Follow our MFA in Film blog to stay up to date with all the amazing work coming from our students, alumni, and faculty. 


Josephine Decker's latest film premieres at Sundance

VCFA Film Faculty Josephine Decker's, MADELINE’S MADELINE premiered in the NEXT section of the 2018 Sundance Film Festival


Damon Davis awarded VCFA President's Fellowship for New Voices in Film

DavisAward-winning multidisciplinary artist Damon Davis has been named the inaugural recipient of a new full-tuition scholarship, the President's Fellowship for New Voices in Film


Faculty member Till Schauder's film WHEN GOD SLEEPS continues to earn international awards

WGSVCFA MFA in Film Film Faculty Till Schauder's WHEN GOD SLEEPS is enjoying an international run and gaining many awards. 

Moving Parts

Film alumna Emily Upczak ('15) screens her feature, MOVING PARTS, at Denver film festival

This quietly gripping drama puts a fresh spin on the subject of human trafficking by introducing us to a young Chinese woman smuggled into Trinidad and Tobago.

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