Welcome to the School of Cinema

Welcome to the School of Cinema

Founded amid the political activism and artistic experimentation of the 1960s, the School of Cinema continues to celebrate cinematic expressions that challenge social and artistic norms.

News & Announcements

A Great Loss in Cinema

It is with great sadness that the School of Cinema share with the SFSU Community the tragic news that Associate Professor Jennifer Hammett's life was cut short on August 20, 2017.

Documentary students selected to make films in Jerusalem

Capping off this year’s focus on Women in Film, Cinema students Michelle Blue and Boyoung Rachel Kim spent 6 weeks this summer developing their creative talents in Israel—with all expenses paid cou

New Course for Fall 2017: CINE 521 Media Archaeologies

In this new, hands-on postproduction course, students will explore and create cinema from archival and found sources.


Friday, September 23, 2016 to Saturday, September 24, 2016
San Francisco State University
Friday, September 09, 2016 to Saturday, October 08, 2016