Beyond the Film Studies Classroom

Experiential Learning in Film

Students and faculty in the Film Studies Program travel across the region to film festivals and events and participate in film-making projects and programs.

Adrienne Picciotto '16 won the Innovative Student Video Award, IES Abroad Study Abroad Film Festival
Adrienne Picciotto '16: Her video about her Study Abroad experience in Rome won the Most Innovate Student Video Award.
MHC Film Students Go to NYC to See Experimental Cinema
The film screening was held at the Anthology Film Archives on the Lower East Side and curated by Robin Blaetz, chair and professor of film studies,.
MHC professor Robin Blaetz in "These Amazing Shadows"
A clip of Mount Holyoke professor Robin Blaetz in the documentary "These Amazing Shadows," which looks at the impact of the National Film Registry.
Elodie Munezero '16: "When it comes to the industry, you’re never going to be able to do only what you like."
SEEDS: Radicalizing Change in Tribal Jha
Varsha V Manoj '16: I compiled my internship interviews with women and children participating in SEEDS Model Village program into a short film.
Ricerche: Three by Sharon Hayes
A film exploring the perspectives of MHC students on sex, sexuality, gender and the political realities that constrain and/or liberate them.