Program overview

Enhance your understanding of the production field, screenwriting and acting for the camera with a minor in filmmaking for actors. You’ll collaborate with students in film and television production to gain competency in development and production, get practical experience, and have increased opportunities to cultivate meaningful professional relationships.

Film and Television Media Lab

Program requirements

The filmmaking for actors minor integrates coursework in filmmaking, screenwriting and acting to provide students with a basic foundation of how film and television production works both behind and in front of the camera. This minor also offers students the ability to tailor their coursework to align with their career goals in acting for film and television.


Film and Television (Minor)

Dr. Shawn Kildea

Associate Professor, Department Chairperson, Tapestry Lead Advisor/Co-founder

Department of Media Arts

Fine Arts Building

skildea [at]


Academic Focus: Film and Television

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