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 of 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.

Summer Arts Camp

Film & New Media Camps

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

 

Including 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

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Interlochen Arts Academy students and graduates excel in the 2024 national Scholastic Art & Writing Awards

Academy-affiliated artists and writers received a total of 16 awards in the nation’s most prestigious recognition program for young creatives.

Film & New Media students watch the eclipse at a Greenacres farm
Exploration and evolution: Greenacres documentary begins production in northern Michigan and beyond

Project Manager Claire Collins shares an update on Interlochen Arts Academy’s documentary on regenerative agriculture.

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Film & New Media students attend SXSW Film & TV Festival for world premiere of ‘Jedo’s Dead’

Eight young filmmakers visited the prestigious festival to see new films, mingle with industry professionals, and celebrate the success of the Interlochen Cinema Collective’s inaugural project.

Upcoming Events
Jun
20

Film & New Media, Camp Student

Film Scoring Intensive: Final Presentations

Thursday, June 20, 2024 - 2:30 p.m. ET

Stone 3 Large Conference Room FREE, no tickets required

Jun
20

Film & New Media, Camp Student

Film Scoring Intensive: Final Presentations

Thursday, June 20, 2024 - 6:30 p.m. ET

Stone 3 Large Conference Room FREE, no tickets required

Jul
9

Music, Camp Student

Interlochen "Collage"

Tuesday, July 9, 2024 - 7:30 p.m. ET

Kresge Auditorium Adult $36; Child - College $21

See what you can experience at Interlochen.

Come to a place where creatives thrive—and see how your unique journey unfolds. Plan your visit, request more information, or apply/register to an Interlochen Center for the Arts program today.