• Powering Creativity
Filmmakers behind the camera


The Talent Behind the Talent

Undergraduate and Graduate Degrees in Filmmaking

Why do the most talented artists choose UNCSA? Download our viewbook to find out.


Is the School of Filmmaking right for you?

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Ranked #10 in the Nation

UNCSA ranked No. 10 for best film programs in the county by The Hollywood Reporter, a leading publication in the entertainment industry. 

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Unmatched Value

UNCSA’s cost of attendance is a fraction of its peer institutions. Best of all, UNCSA fully funds its students’ films.

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Industry Connections

Resident faculty are active industry professionals who give students access to their extensive networks. Notable guest artists from film, television, virtual reality and new media routinely visit campus to work with and mentor students.

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Outstanding Facilities

Our innovative New Media building, the hub for animation and production and design, features cutting-edge shops, studios and labs using the most advanced technology and equipment.

Film schools in the nation by The Hollywood Reporter

Film alumni share their latest collaboration

Alumni and “Halloween” co-writers Jeff Fradley, Danny McBride and David Gordon Green returned to campus to screen their horror film for UNCSA students.

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Film Alum
I feel so lucky that I found UNCSA because it was the only school, in terms of the curriculum, where they put you on set day one.
Zoë WhiteCinematography on "The Handmaid's Tale"