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Welcome to Film Studies

Program Description

The Film Studies Minor, housed in the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, is an interdisciplinary program with courses in the departments of Africana Studies, American Studies, Art, Communications, Dance and Theatre, English, History, Languages and Culture Studies, Religious Studies, and Women's Studies. The Film Studies Minor offers courses that focus directly or implicitly on cinema. The program is designed for students who wish to understand film better as an art form, as popular culture, and as a major medium of communication.  Join the UNC Charlotte Film Club!

Film Studies Courses


UNC Charlotte Gold Reel Film Festival

Congratulations to the recent winners at the First Annual Gold Reel Film Festival.  







Photo: Mark Borja

Adam Morgan (winner of Best Short Screenplay), Sean Beck (winner of Best Short Form Narrative Film), Jordan Snyder (Screenplay Short Finalist), Sara Karimipour-Saryazdi (winner of Audience Prize), Christopher J. Newman (Screenplay Short Finalist).

Complete information on the UNC Charlotte Gold Reel Film Festival is available at UNC Charlotte Film Clubor download the flyer.


UNC Charlotte International Film Festival

Go to the Festival Website for a complete schedule.


Minor in Film Studies

For more information about the Film Studies Minor, please contact:

Dr. Robert Reimer

Daniela Cunico Dal Pra