The creative process begins with the need to communicate somethinga message, a concept, a vision. Our curriculum is designed to offer the skills you need to bring your ideas to life.
As a Film and Television student you will be introduced to the skills of media production, including screenwriting, cinematography, editing, broadcast operations, computer graphics and effects. You will learn about the history of film and mass media, and how the Internet, mobile media, and social networks have transformed that history. You will analyze films by great directors for the lessons they offer in the expressive arts of cinema: storytelling, composition, lighting, editing, and special effects.Field trips, visits from entertainment and media industry professionals, and internships are designed to take advantage of LaGuardias prime location in the worlds leading center of film and video production, and of the broadcast, music, and advertising industries.