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

Headshots of Interlochen alumni Ashley Park and Nic Weinfeld
Interlochen alumni team up for Starbucks commercial

Actress Ashley Park and filmmaker Nic Weinfeld collaborated on the Starbucks Coffee Break-away campaign.

Mike Gioulakis
Arts Academy trumpet alumnus discovers a passion for filmmaking

Mike Gioulakis (IAC 96-98, IAA 00-01) reflects on how his musical education at Interlochen Arts Academy prepared him to pursue a career in film.

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On the Bright Side

Animator-in-Residence Bailey Sitton’s fantasy series is a reflection of her own personal and professional growth.

Upcoming Events
Jul
15

Film & New Media, Camp Student

Intermediate Film and Intermediate Animation Screening

Friday, July 15, 2022 - 10 a.m. ET

DeRoy Center for Film Studies FREE, no tickets required

Jul
15

Film & New Media, Camp Student

High School Animation Screening

Friday, July 15, 2022 - 2 p.m. ET

DeRoy Center for Film Studies FREE, no tickets required

Jul
15

Film & New Media, Camp Student

High School Film Screening

Friday, July 15, 2022 - 4 p.m. ET

DeRoy Center for Film Studies FREE, no tickets required