FSU Film School


A special kind of film festival happens at Tallahassee’s All-Saints Cinema this Thursday through Sunday (6/15-6/18.)

'Moonlight' Inspires FSU Film Students

Feb 27, 2017
Moonlight Film / wikipedia.com

Florida State University is celebrating Moonlight’s Best Picture win at the Oscars. The film’s director and several editors graduated from FSU’s Film School.

Moonlight Film / wikipedia.com

It's been a big year for 'Moonlight' film director Barry Jenkins. His movie about the struggles and revelations of a young black man have garnered praise throughout the film industry. The movie draws on experiences from Jenkins' own life. And while storytelling has always felt natural to him, many of the skills needed to bring his visions to screen were learned at his alma mater, Florida State University.

Ernest Duffoo/ flickr / https://www.flickr.com/photos/ernestduffoo/

State lawmakers want to put Florida back on the silver screen by rebooting the state’s film incentives program. Some lawmakers are tired of watching films about Florida being shot in other states.

R.Benk / WFSU-News

As Florida lawmakers work to extend funding for the state’s film incentive program, some researchers are calling the idea that targeted subsidies increase revenue an example of Hollywood magic.

FSU Digital Animation Program Partnership In Question

Sep 17, 2012
Palm Beach Post

A burgeoning Florida State University film program could leave both students and taxpayers shortchanged.