The Art of Film

Arizona Arts presents a variety of film festivals and film events. Led by a stellar faculty, the School of Theatre, Film & Television offers annual student showcases, “I Dream in Widescreen,” “What’s Up, Docs,” and “Magic Hour,” along with programs, lecture series and filmmaker talkbacks from the Hanson FilmTV Institute.

CFA faculty awarded RII production seed grants

CFA faculty awarded RII production seed grantsLEARN MORE

The University of Arizona Office for Research, Innovation and Impact has awarded its 2022-2023 production seed grants to CFA group projects.

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CFA faculty awarded RII production seed grants

I Dream in Widescreen 2022 returns to the Fox Theatre

I Dream in Widescreen 2022 returns to the Fox TheatreLEARN MORE

I Dream in Widescreen, the annual showcase of senior thesis films made by emerging filmmakers, returns to the Fox Theatre on May 7.

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I Dream in Widescreen 2022 returns to the Fox Theatre

de Kooning documentary drops at SXSW 2022

de Kooning documentary drops at SXSW 2022LEARN MORE

The Thief Collector unravels the layers of the infamous de Kooning heist, exploring how far someone would go for something that they covet.

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de Kooning documentary drops at SXSW 2022

Medici Mondays: Gyselle Cuevas

Medici Mondays: Gyselle CuevasLEARN MORE

Gyselle Cuevas served as a production assistant on an independent film, thanks to support from the College of Fine Arts Medici Circle donors.

Gyselle Cuevas served as a production assistant on an

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Medici Mondays: Gyselle Cuevas

Arizona film program ranks No. 7 by The Wrap

Arizona film program ranks No. 7 by The WrapLEARN MORE

The University of Arizona School of Theatre, Film & Television was ranked No. 7 for public universities in the latest rankings from The Wrap.

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Arizona film program ranks No. 7 by The Wrap

Lindsay Utz: 2021 Alumna of the Year

Lindsay Utz: 2021 Alumna of the YearLEARN MORE

The University of Arizona Alumni Association named Lindsay Utz (BA ’03, Media Arts) the College of Fine Arts’ 2021 Alumna of the Year.

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Lindsay Utz: 2021 Alumna of the Year

Alumna earns Emmy nominations for editing 'Mare of Easttown'

Alumna earns Emmy nominations for editing 'Mare of Easttown'LEARN MORE

Alumna Amy Duddleston earns two Emmy Award nominations as editor of the HBO series, Mare of Easttown, career firsts for the veteran editor.

Alumna Amy Duddleston earns two Emmy Award nominations as

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Alumna earns Emmy nominations for editing 'Mare of Easttown'

Arizona Arts launches Signature Series 2021

Arizona Arts launches Signature Series 2021LEARN MORE

Arizona Arts launches 'Signature Series,' a new series showcases the division's most compelling, engaging arts events on and off campus. 

Arizona Arts launches 'Signature Series,' a new series

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Arizona Arts launches Signature Series 2021

Nolan Veneklasen to document the Tucson Chinese Lion Dance Troupe

Nolan Veneklasen to document the Tucson Chinese Lion Dance TroupeLEARN MORE

Nolan Veneklasen to document the Tucson Chinese Lion Dance Troupe and its role in creating cultural identity among Chinese American adoptees.

Nolan Veneklasen to document the Tucson Chinese Lion Dance

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Nolan Veneklasen to document the Tucson Chinese Lion Dance Troupe

Film by graduate Faye Ruiz garners national distribution deal

Film by graduate Faye Ruiz garners national distribution dealLEARN MORE

A student film by University of Arizona graduate Faye Ruiz, "The Lights Are On, No One's Home," has been acquired for national distribution.

A student film by University of Arizona graduate Faye Ruiz,

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Film by graduate Faye Ruiz garners national distribution deal

PHOTOS: 2021 'I Dream in Widescreen' at the drive-in

PHOTOS: 2021 'I Dream in Widescreen' at the drive-inLEARN MORE

Photos and award winners from 'I Dream in Widescreen 2021,' the School of Theatre, Film & Television annual showcase of senior thesis films.

Photos and award winners from 'I Dream in Widescreen 2021,'

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PHOTOS: 2021 'I Dream in Widescreen' at the drive-in

College of Fine Arts names spring 2021 'Outstanding Senior, GTAs'

College of Fine Arts names spring 2021 'Outstanding Senior, GTAs'LEARN MORE

The University of Arizona College of Fine Arts awards the spring 2021 honors, Outstanding Senior and Graduate Teaching Assistants.

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College of Fine Arts names spring 2021 'Outstanding Senior, GTAs'

Arizona Arts launches BIPOC ARTS, a virtual space for creators, scholars

Arizona Arts launches BIPOC ARTS, a virtual space for creators, scholarsLEARN MORE

Arizona Arts launches BIPOC ARTS, a virtual space for creators and scholars who identify as Black, Indigenous, and/or People of Color (BIPOC).

Arizona Arts launches BIPOC ARTS, a virtual space for

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Arizona Arts launches BIPOC ARTS, a virtual space for creators, scholars

Alumnus Scott Stuber discusses his road to Original Films at Netflix

Alumnus Scott Stuber discusses his road to Original Films at NetflixLEARN MORE

Scott Stuber, an Arizona alumnus, discusses the entertainment industry and his road to lead the Original Films division at Netflix.

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Alumnus Scott Stuber discusses his road to Original Films at Netflix

Documentary filmmakers seek meaningful change in Brooks County

Documentary filmmakers seek meaningful change in Brooks CountyLEARN MORE

The documentary, Missing in Brooks County, created by Arizona faculty, will be screened at the Arizona International Film Festival.

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Documentary filmmakers seek meaningful change in Brooks County

Research, Innovation and Impact awards new production seed grants

Research, Innovation and Impact awards new production seed grantsLEARN MORE

The University of Arizona Office for Research, Innovation and Impact awarded its first round of production seed grants to four CFA faculty.

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CUES Spanning Boundaries Challenge

CUES Spanning Boundaries ChallengeLEARN MORE

School of Art’s Nicole Antebi has been selected for the Center for University Education Scholarship (CUES) 2022 Spanning Boundaries Team.

School of Art’s Nicole Antebi has been selected for the

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CUES Spanning Boundaries Challenge

Choreographer Joe Tremaine given honorary degree

Choreographer Joe Tremaine given honorary degreeLEARN MORE

The University of Arizona bestowed choreographer Joe Tremaine with an Honorary Doctor of Fine Arts degree during the University Commencement.

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Choreographer Joe Tremaine given honorary degree

For Katie Baird falling into music was a happy accident

For Katie Baird falling into music was a happy accidentLEARN MORE

Everyone falls into their passion their own way. Maybe an early trip to an art museum or a concert provides a spark of inspiration. For senior violist Katie Baird falling into

Everyone falls into their passion their own way. Maybe an

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For Katie Baird falling into music was a happy accident

Duane Cyrus appointed School of Dance director

Duane Cyrus appointed School of Dance directorLEARN MORE

Duane Cyrus has been appointed the Director for the University of Arizona School of Dance, beginning July 1. 

Duane Cyrus has been appointed the Director for the

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Duane Cyrus appointed School of Dance director

CFA faculty awarded RII production seed grants

CFA faculty awarded RII production seed grantsLEARN MORE

The University of Arizona Office for Research, Innovation and Impact has awarded its 2022-2023 production seed grants to CFA group projects.

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CFA faculty awarded RII production seed grants

2022 student awards announced at CFA spring graduations

2022 student awards announced at CFA spring graduationsLEARN MORE

At the College of Fine Arts Spring Graduations in May, each of the four schools announced award winners for Outstanding Senior and GTA.

At the College of Fine Arts Spring Graduations in May,

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2022 student awards announced at CFA spring graduations
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