Our degree programs combine the latest industry practices, traditional storytelling, and a scholarly film history context to help you build a strong foundation for graduate study and careers in the dynamic worlds of film, television, and digital media.

Award Opportunities

Experience Our Work

Please enjoy a sampling of some of the work created by our film students.

What's Happening

Henry Kronberg
Jan. 10, 2018

UNLV experts lead discussions during annual Las Vegas Jewish Film Festival Jan. 13-28

Wesley Hirni and Chuck Akin in their studio.
Dec. 20, 2017

When The Killers wanted to film a video in their hometown this year, they called UNLV grads Chuck Akin and Wes Hirni to guide their way.

man sitting
Oct. 18, 2017

UNLV alumnus Tony Canepa turns his illustration skills toward UNLV's history.




Filmmaker in action

The department of film offers students the exciting opportunity to study film in the heart of Las Vegas, “The Entertainment Capital of the World.” Our efforts contribute to UNLV’s status as a premier metropolitan research university by adapting traditional film education values to meet the needs of individuals, communities, and industries in the 21st century.

Stay Connected