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.

Published on May 3, 2018

From classes to tutorials, the Honors College offers a wide range of options covering dozens of topics. This spring, a new art history course was unlike anything previously offered.

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It’s helping us to connect back to our communities in the state.

The new School of Visual Studies (SVS) in the College of Arts and

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