The photo-cinema major works in the creative space between the still photograph and motion picture, asserting lens-based imagery as a fundamental practice in conducting one’s personal and professional life. Anchored in the Department of Art, photo-cinema students build relationships with neighboring areas of study including theatre and communications, mandating an interdisciplinary approach to the creative process.

Students are trained to be versatile image-makers, conversant in a variety of screen and print media, while defining their own curricular emphasis and investigative method.