Visiting Ass. Professor Artemis Anastasiadou latest short film "Calling" will be screening at the 15th San Francisco Greek Film Festival on October 18th. Filmmaker in attendance.

SVS Professor Prepares Debut Feature Film

Christian Rozier, Assistant Professor in Film Studies and Digital Storytelling, prepares to shoot feature film 'Peridot'.  Principal photography will take place in the communities of Globe, AZ and San Carlos, AZ in April 2019.

Cooper Justus is a 2006 MU graduate who now works for HBO in Los Angeles. After graduating from MU, he got an MFA from Columbia College in Chicago before going to LA to begin his career in the film industry. He will be at MU Sept. 26–28.

Kamau Bilal, Film Studies, Mizzou

Filmmaker magazine, one of the most prominent magazines for independent filmmakers, has named Bilal, an assistant teaching professor in Film Studies at Mizzou, one of “25 New Faces” in independent filmmaking.


University of Missouri filmmakers attracted Hollywood talent for their film shot in Centralia, Missouri.

Jackie Buchheit (Undergraduate) Einstein’s Dreams, denim, hand-embroidered. University of Missouri.

Jackie Buchheit (Undergraduate) Einstein’s Dreams, denim, hand-embroidered. University of Missouri.

Jackie Buchheit, Fibers BFA student was awarded an Outstanding Student Achievement award. An image of her work is posted on the Surface Design Association blog.

MU Associate Professor of Art Joe Pintz has been coming up with some new ways to think about how we approach food.

Maggie Noble

Maggie Noble credits the digital storytelling program in the College of Arts and Science for helping her find her voice as a filmmaker and as an animator.

Maggie Noble says she can be a bit of a pest when she sets her sights on a goal, but her persistence landed her a job as a production assistant on a feature film that recently won the Jury Award for Best Narrative Feature at the South by Southwest (SXSW) Film Festival in Austin, Texas.

Memory Raising

An art exhibit made possible by the University of Missouri's School of Visual Study’s “Art on the Move” initiative was hosted at Alexander’s in Farmington on Wednesday, featuring artwork by Farmington native and MU alum Hannah Reeves.

Christian Rozier

Pictured: Christian Rozier (standing) brings his filmmaking expertise to Miami High School, teaching students the finer points of movie production. Rozier will visit the area through the making of his feature-length movie titled “Peridot.”

In its attempt to create innovative programs giving students life skills to take into the professional world, Miami High School has partnered with a University of Missouri film studies professor for a film project set to begin in early 2019.