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.

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.

The University of Arizona College of Fine Arts awards the

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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.

Scott Stuber, an Arizona alumnus, discusses the

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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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Research, Innovation and Impact awards new production seed grants

Arizona Arts Studio Series … 3D scenic design modeling

Arizona Arts Studio Series … 3D scenic design modelingLEARN MORE

Hear how scenic design students are learning how to create sets with computer-based 3D modeling and design software! Assistant Professor Joe C. Klug and students Kensey Coleman,

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Arizona Arts Studio Series … 3D scenic design modeling

Dual degree approach to storytelling

Dual degree approach to storytellingLEARN MORE

Roxanna Ibarra hopes to use her two degrees to convey storytelling visually and aurally, while embracing her Mexican and American cultures.

Roxanna Ibarra hopes to use her two degrees to convey

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Dual degree approach to storytelling

Conversations on collaboration with film alumni

Conversations on collaboration with film alumniLEARN MORE

A veritable who’s who of industry luminaries – all School of Theatre, Film & Television alumni, participate in I Dream in Widescreen 2020.

A veritable who’s who of industry luminaries – all

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Conversations on collaboration with film alumni

I Dream in Widescreen: Q&A with Rising Stars

I Dream in Widescreen: Q&A with Rising StarsLEARN MORE

An interview feature with four of the 14 BFA student directors of thesis films shown at the annual showcase, I Dream in Widescreen.

An interview feature with four of the 14 BFA student

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I Dream in Widescreen: Q&A with Rising Stars
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Dancer Andrea Damiani named CFA Outstanding Senior

Dancer Andrea Damiani named CFA Outstanding SeniorLEARN MORE

Andrea Damiani is the Outstanding Senior for the University of Arizona College of Fine Arts and the School of Dance for fall 2021.

Andrea Damiani is the Outstanding Senior for the University

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Dancer Andrea Damiani named CFA Outstanding Senior

Setzer discusses his experience at Biennale Architettura

Setzer discusses his experience at Biennale ArchitetturaLEARN MORE

School of Art Professor Gary Setzer discusses his project, “The Corridor,” that was accepted and exhibited at the Biennale Architettura 2021.

School of Art Professor Gary Setzer discusses his project,

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Setzer discusses his experience at Biennale Architettura
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