Why Study Film & New Media at Interlochen

Bring a story to life in a truly collaborative environment. Develop your vision while gaining technical skills. You'll realize that spark of creativity with the magic of technology under the guidance and mentorship with our experienced faculty.

At Interlochen, talented filmmakers and digital storytellers from around the world gather to create new worlds. Here, you'll expand your vision while gaining valuable hands-on experience.

Arts Boarding School

Film & New Media Programs

Online Arts Programs

Virtual Instruction

Lifelong Learning

Media Workshops

Innovative, Interdisciplinary Education

At Interlochen, our film & new media students are immersed in the moviemaking process from start to finish, unlocking new artistry every step of the way.

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Learn from Seasoned Industry Professionals

 

Ranging from screenwriters, directors, producers, documentarians, and more, our faculty bring their real-life experience and know-how to every class.

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Creativity Through Collaboration

Your unique perspective will be nurtured and celebrated while you join forces with other students to collaborate on fully realized productions.

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Screen, Stream, See Your Dreams

Our resources and facilities will give you access to tools that will transform your imagination into reality, all in an inspiring setting.

Film & New Media News and Features

Josh Lawrence, Enrique Marquez, and Tina Qu
Interlochen Arts Academy welcomes new faculty for 2021-22 academic year

The school’s new and visiting teaching artists include Broadway veteran Justin Lee Miller, playwright Oren Safdie, former Minnesota Orchestra concertmaster Jorja Fleezanis, and indie rock band Fun. member Andrew Dost.

The Popular Music Ensemble in Corson Auditorium
Interlochen Arts Academy to present public performance of “Collage”

The school’s popular annual multidisciplinary showcase will take place Friday, Oct. 1, at 7:30 p.m.

Andy Hiss
Interlochen mourns the loss of beloved Film & New Media instructor Andy Hiss

A member of the Interlochen family for over 10 years, Hiss was a cherished teacher, mentor, collaborator, and friend who touched the lives of hundreds of emerging artists.

Upcoming Events
Jan
28

Film & New Media, Academy Student

Film and New Media Screening

Friday, January 28, 2022 - 7:30 p.m.

DeRoy Center for Film Studies

May
18

Film & New Media, Academy Student

Arts Academy Film and New Media Thesis Film Screening

Wednesday, May 18, 2022 - 7:30 p.m.

DeRoy Center for Film Studies

May
20

Film & New Media, Academy Student

Arts Academy Film and New Media Capstone Film Screening

Friday, May 20, 2022 - 7:30 p.m.

DeRoy Center for Film Studies