The Adventures of Robinhood

The Adventures of Robinhood (Michael Curtiz, 1938)

The Man Without A Past (2002, Aki Kaurismaki)


Pickpocket (Robert Bresson, 1959)

Ali: Fear Eats The Soul

Ali: Fear Eats The Soul (Rainer Werner Fassbinder, 1974)

Seopyeonje (1993, Im Kwon-taek)

Wild at Heart

Wild at Heart
(, 1990)

Strangers On A Train

Strangers On A Train (Alfred Hitchcock, 1951)

Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives

Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives (Apichatpong Weerasethakul, 2010)

Duvidha (Mani Kaul, India, 1973)

(Mani Kaul, India, 1973)

King of Jazz

King of Jazz (John Murray Anderson, 1930)

About Us

Film and Media Studies examines a vitally important aspect of visual culture in the 20th and 21st centuries, namely the development of film, television, radio, and other electronic media as aesthetic and cultural forms. Like other areas of learning, the study of different film and media is broken down into more specific domains.

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February 20, 2018
In this blog post, Prof. Burnett looks at how the film pushes mainstream conventions in a new direction.
January 16, 2018
Prof. Diane Wei Lewis discusses her new article in the Feminist Media Histories podcast on "Labor."
January 15, 2018
In a new article, Prof. Colin Burnett discusses the theories of neglected French auteur Roger Leenhardt.

Upcoming Events

Brown 100 
Kristen Warner
Anheuser-Busch Hall, Susman Classroom, Room 403 @ 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Free Screening
Brown 100 @ 7:00 pm
David Bordwell, the Jacques Ledoux Professor of Film Studies, University of Wisconsin–Madison
McDonnell 162 @ 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
FREE SCREENING - 2K DCP Digital Restoration
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