At Olivet, you will receive the training, theory and experience needed to set you up for a successful career within the film industry. Film Studies is a concentration for Multimedia Studies.At Olivet, you can:
Benefit from the skills and knowledge of professors who are already successful in the professional world.
Spend a semester in Los Angeles at the L.A. Film Studies Center (LAFSC), earning credit toward your Olivet degree. Take film courses and intern on a movie set, television show or at an animation center. InternshipsThis major requires you to complete an internship. Check out our recommendations or find your own exciting opportunities.Previous internships include: Warner Brothers; Paramount Pictures; Sony Pictures Imageworks; Ridley Scott & Associates; Sander Moses Productions; International Creative Management; Starz Media Group-Film Roman; Trailer Park; “Driving Force” (A&E); Greenhouse Productions; Hollywood Connect; Hollywood Prayer Network; New Link Media (realfusion.com); Special Effects Unlimited; American Humane Association; and others.CareersIf you:
then prepare for a career in the film industry – directing, casting, set-building, filming, acting. Possible film studies careers: actor, producer, director, screenwriter, set designer, technician, camera operator, cinematographer, art director, background artist, boom operator, casting director, color consultant, construction coordinator, editor, production manager, production assistant, property master, sound designer, technical advisorFilm Studies is part of the Department of Communication, within the School of Professional Studies.
Spend a semester in Los Angeles at the L.A. Film Studies Center, earning credit toward your Olivet degree.
Heather (Attig) McLaughlin
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