Bachelor Of Fine Arts

Film and Television

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Film School for the Digital Age

Cinespace Film Studios Learn More

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Our stages, classrooms, and facilities housed next to network television shows and Hollywood feature films. Watch ABC7 News: Cinespace got Hollywood's Attention

Visiting Artists Series learn more


Watch and learn from film, TV, animation and gaming artists and professionals in an intimate theatre or master class.

LA Quarter Learn More

LA Quarter

This ten-week immersion program enables you to live in Los Angeles, take classes on a historic studio lot, and intern at high profile companies.

Project Bluelight Learn More


Learn from industry professionals on the set of Project Bluelight.

Premiere Film Festival Learn More


Our best student films screen annually at the historic Music Box Theatre in front of industry professionals, friends and family.

Production Resources Learn More

The Equipment Centers and Production Office are the gateways to film and television production needs like cameras, casting, or permits.

9 Concentrations

Cinematography Concentration

Future cinematographers, gaffers, and camera assistants gain a foundation in production for film, TV and the Web, while specializing in camera and lighting.

Creative Producing Concentration

Future producers gain a foundation in production, while specializing in skills related to the business side of film, TV, and the Web.

Directing Concentration

Future directors gain a foundation in production and theory for film, TV and the Web, while specializing in directing actors and crew.

Editing Concentration

Future picture editors gain a foundation in post-production, while specializing in editing, sound design, and color correction.

Production Design Concentration

Future production designers, art directors and set decorators gain a foundation in production, while specializing in skills common to deisgning productions for theater, film, TV and the Web.

Visual Effects Concentration

Future visual effects artists gain a foundation in production, while specializing in skills like compositing for film, TV and the Web.

Screenwriting Concentration

Future screenwriters learn the craft and business of writing screenplays for film, TV, and the Web, while cultivating their voices through writing feature films, short films, sitcoms, or episodic dramas.

Documentary Concentration

Future documentary filmmakers are taught the whole filmmaking process here, and apply them to non-fiction stories on film, TV or the Web.

Sound Design Concentration

Future sound designers learn production and post-production sounds for film, TV and the Web, while specializing in skills like recording, scoring, mixing, or editing sound.

Faculty View All

  • Meghann Artes

    Meghann is an award-winning filmmaker and her films have played in festivals around the world. Her most recent two films were both selected as Vimeo Staff Picks and have been viewed over half a million times.

  • Robert Steel

    Rob Steel is a composer and sound designer for cinema, theater and other media. He is a recipient of awards from ASCAP and the Illinois Arts Council.

  • Savvas Paritsis

    Worked at: Postworks NY

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