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Film Studies Program

Minor in Film Studies

The Departments of English, Communication, and Foreign Languages & Literatures offer a Minor in Film Studies.  The Minor provides an introduction to the film medium, some background in cinema history, and the opportunity for in-depth study of selected topics in genres, directors, and film styles.

The Minor comprises fifteen hours of course work:

ENG 282Introduction to Film3
Choose one of the following:3
History of Film to 1940
History of Film From 1940
Choose three of the following:9
Writing About Film
African American Cinema
Women & Film
Advanced Screenwriting
Special Topics in Film Styles and Genres
Topics in Film and Interdisciplinary Studies
Studies In Film
Studies in National Cinemas
Total Units15

For more information on the film program at NC State visit the Film Studies website.

Core Faculty

Andrea C. Mensch
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Devin Orgeron
Director and Associate Professor

Dr. Ora Gelley
Assistant Professor

Dr. Marsha Gordon
Associate Professor

Dr. Maria Pramaggiore
Professor, Director

Thomas A. Wallis
Senior Lecturer