Film Production Courses


Be a Film and Media Maker at Emory

Emory offers courses in film production and media making. There are two paths available to students who would like to undergo a full film production experience.

Department Courses

*Please refer to the Course Catalog for course descriptions.

Filmmaking Path

FILM 101 Introduction to Film
FILM 107 Introduction to Digital Video
FILM 207
Narrative Fiction Filmmaking I
FILM 208 Documentary I
FILM 213 Cinematography and Lighting
FILM 278 Writing the Short Film
FILM 307  Narrative Filmmaking II
FILM 378  Screenwriting
FILM 379   Advanced Screenwriting
FILM 399  Internship/Filmmaking Projects

Producing Path 

FILM 101 Introduction to Film
FILM 107 Introduction to Digital Video
FILM 212  Film Producing
FILM 278
Writing the Short Film
FILM 378  Screenwriting
FILM 403 The Biz: American Film and TV Industries

Photography Path 

FILM 106 Photography I
FILM 205 History of Photography
FILM 207 Photography II
FILM 306 Advanced Photography

Related Courses

Anthropology

Training in ethnographic filmmaking. (ANT 385 Special Topics when Ethnographic Cinema)

Creative Writing

An array of writing courses including Screenwriting (378RW).

Political Science

Course in video activism. (POLS 386: Special Topics when Guerilla Political Videography)

Theater

Acting, set building, costume design, including acting for the camera.


Student Films

by: FemmeFilms at Emory University in 2017 as part of Campus MovieFest, the world’s largest student film festival.

by: Hank Chen