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.

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Message to Cine majors

Dear Cinema Majors,  

McBride and Welles

Cinema Professor Helps Rescue Long-Unseen Orson Welles Film

Pinned to the lapel of his weathered brown sports coat, San Francisco State University School of Cinema Professor Joseph McBride wears a small black button that reads “VISTOW.” That’s an acronym fo


Friday, November 30, 2018
Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Coppola Theatre – Fine Arts 101