Meet Our Students

Click below to learn more about life as a student filmmaker, how our students become prepared for the industry, and more.

Eric Jaffe

BFA in Production, Class of 2013

"Don't apply for the degree; apply for the experience."


Victoria Cragg

BFA in Animation and Digital Arts, Class of 2016

"This program throws you right into the action from the very beginning."


Sonia Miranda

MFA in Writing Class of 2013

"I feel very fortunate to say that we have had Oscar winning screenwriters come and give us advice on the industry."


Raymond Calderon

BFA in Production Class of 2014

"It's one big whirlwind of learning."


Rochelle Rose

MFA in Production Class of 2015

"From international students to those with military and even corporate backgrounds, no two of us are alike."


Jamie Cernich

BFA in Animation and Digital Arts, Class of 2016

"Some programs focus on cutting-edge software and equipment, but in this field it's the story that transcends all else."


Twinkle Agarwal

BFA in Production Class of 2015

"Only someone who is truly passionate about filmmaking can and will put in all the hard work that goes into making a film, whether it is a short or a feature."


Kimberly Risi

MFA in Production Class of 2014

"Because the program is industry-standard, I feel confident that my lessons here will translate very well to professional sets."


Turner Sinopoli

BFA in Animation and Digital Arts, Class of 2016

"You don't need to have ever touched a camera to be a filmmaker here. You just need to have passion."


Dylan Chase

BFA in Animation and Digital Arts, Class of 2015

"We are treated as professional artists in the field, which is exactly what we are becoming."


Elias Inaty

BFA in Production Class of 2013

"There is no such thing as a typical day for a film student."