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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 Major

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

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.

Creative writer Sabine Wilson-Patrick
The making of a very different 'Collage'

Students, faculty, and staff pivot and innovate to continue the Arts Academy's popular multidisciplinary showcase during the pandemic.

shane bagwell
Interlochen Arts Academy alumnus works on number-one film “The Wretched”

Recent Film & New Media graduate Shane Bagwell shares the adventures and surprises of working on his first feature film.

Upcoming Events

Music, Academy Student

Arts Academy Singer-Songwriter First Fall Concert

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 7:30 p.m.

Kresge Auditorium $12 Full Price; $9 Student


Collaborative, Academy Student

Arts Academy "Collage"

Friday, October 1, 2021 - 7:30 p.m.

Corson Auditorium $30 Full Price; $14 Student


Collaborative, Academy Student

Arts Academy "Collage"

Saturday, October 2, 2021 - 2 p.m.

Corson Auditorium Closed performance. Only open to Arts Academy families.