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Film

Creative Endeavors in Film with Real-World Applications.

The only program of its kind in Central Florida, our Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in film focuses on the integration of theoretical, historical, and cultural application of film.

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How to Apply

Direct Your Own Career

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor, job opportunities in the film industry are growing faster than average. Our unique BFA gives you an overview of the film-making process while providing flexibility to explore your specific interests. Whether your interests lie in video production, editing, or production management, you'll gain insight into the inner workings of this competitive industry.

Top Reasons

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Modern Facilities

State-of-the-art 4k cinema cameras, drones, LED lights, and editing labs expose you to the latest in film and video technology.

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Showcase Work

You have the opportunity to present your work at our annual ‘Southern Reel’ film showcase as well as submit and screen work at film festivals across the world.

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Hands-On Day One

The moment you walk in the door you get your hands on a camera, microphone, or editing suite to prepare you for the required internship and senior thesis.

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High Demand Work

With video advertising spends reaching $28 billion by 2020 and 89% of companies using video marketing, be a part of one of the fastest growing and high demand industries today.

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Student Work

Our students write, produce, and edit a diverse collection of film and video projects. Check out example work below!

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Scholarships Available

Talent-based scholarships for students intending to pursue a film degree are available through the submission of a portfolio for review. Download the requirements document for all the details.

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Creative Endeavors. Real-World Experiences.

Studying film at Florida Southern means collaborating with faculty and fellow students to apply your ideas and insights to real-world projects.

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I chose Florida Southern because I knew that I would have a lot of unique opportunities. But I never imagined I would get to help produce a short film like ‘My Florida Home.’ I got great experience and contacts out of it. I met some professional people and developed close relationships with some of my peers also.
— Amanda Grisanti ’20

Official Partners and Affiliates

Loud Life Productions
indie atlantic films
university film and video association
nfocus
florida film entertainment production association
film independent

Internship Opportunities

Loud Life Productions
indie atlantic films
company man studios
espn
new thought
adrenaline films
in focus
lostmans

Program Contact

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Office of Admissions

Admissions Counselors
863.680.4131

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Matthew Herbertz

Assistant Professor of Film
863.680.4133

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