CSULB FEA Department Office: UTC 104 Phone: 562-985-5404 Fax: 562-985-5405
Welcome to the Department of Film & Electronic Arts
For more than 50 years, we have prepared students for careers in the production and study of moving images. We strive to offer:
We invite you to explore the pages of our website and to contact us for more information.
Portfolios for Fall 2015 entrance to the BA Option in Narrative Production are due February 5, 2015. Portfolio requirements and submission guidelines are available here.
Note: Transfer students must apply to the university in October-November 2014 before submitting their portfolio; see Admissions tab and "How to apply." University admissions instructions for transfer students are here.
Congratulations to our FEA student award winners at the 2014 CSU Media Arts Festival, held Saturday November 8 at Cal State L.A.!
Complete results here.
FALL 2014 EVENTS
Commemorating the World War I centennial:
Screening of Stanley Kubrick's Paths of Glory (1957)
Wednesday September 3 at 8pm, University Theater
Kirk Douglas stars as a French colonel who must defend his men from being executed for cowardice after they fail to complete an impossible mission. One of the greatest films about "The Great War," Paths of Glory is director Stanley Kubrick's first masterpiece, a haunting film depicting the ruthlessness of the war's military leaders and the futility of trench warfare.
FEA Student Mixer
Friday September 5 at 11am, University Theater
Meet and greet with FEA faculty, staff, and students
Justice on Trial Film Festival
Friday and Saturday September 26-27, University Theater
Commemorating the 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall:
Screening of Divided Heaven/Der geteilte Himmel (Konrad Wolf, 1964)
Wednesday November 12 at 7:30pm, University Theater
Set in 1961, Divided Heaven portrays a bittersweet romance in East Germany between Rita and her lover, Manfred, who escapes to West Berlin just before the Berlin Wall is constructed. Produced in East Germany and demonstrating the stylistic influence of the French New Wave, Divided Heaven is now considered one of the most important films of postwar Germany.
Co-sponsored by the CSULB German Studies program and the University Art Museum in conjunction with the UAM exhibit Barbara Klemm — Light and Dark: Photographs from Germany.
Fall FEA Student Film Showcase
This event has been cancelled. Student films produced in academic year 2014-15 will be screened at a two-day FEA Spring Showcase on May 8-9, 2015. Please return to this page in Spring 2015 for details.