Montana State University

School of Film & Photography
Montana State University
P.O. Box 173350
Bozeman, MT 59717-3350

Tel: (406) 994-2484
Fax: (406) 994-6214
E-mail: sfp@montana.edu

Location: Visual Communications Building at the corner of 11th & Grant


Announcements


SFP ADVISING & PREREGISTRATION for Spring 2015

Sophomores, juniors, and seniors should schedule an appointment with your advisor for preregistration advising between October 20th through October 24th, 2014. Email your advisor or look for sign-up sheets posted on faculty doors. Registration forms for FILM 395, 492, and 498 are available at the front desk. Registration forms for PHOT 395, 492, & 498 are available from your advisor. Review Degreeworks prior to your appointment with your advisor. See Vicki if there are discrepancies. Signed registration forms should be returned to Vicki to obtain an alternate pin for online registration.


Amazing Study Abroad Opportunity for Spring Semester 2015!

Mapping France and Border Regions in the History, Language, and Practice of Art - Receive 12 credits for taking one introductory course during the first seven weeks of the semester and three thematically interlinked courses during the second seven weeks of the semester:

  • 3 units of Intro to French language and culture at MSU, Jan. 14 - Mar. 6
  • 3 units of ArtH 432: Mapping Space & Expression 1660-1760 in Paris, Mar. 15 - May 1
  • 3 units of ML 450: Mapping National Identity 1760-1830 in Strasbourg, Mar. 15 - May 1  
  • 3 units of Film 381: Mapping Subjectivity 1839-1930 in Paris & Turin, Mar. 15 - May 1

This course of field study will be led by Todd Larkin of Art History, Patty Simpson of Modern Languages, and Lucia Ricciardelli of Film & Photo. For more information, please contact kevin.brustuen@montana.edu  or go to International Programs.


Tom Berninger is a 2002 graduate of Montana State University's School of Film and Photography (then known as the Department of Media and Theatre Arts). His acclaimed documentary, Mistaken for Strangers, which documented the alternative rock band The National, opened the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival. The film was recently released on iTunes and other web outlets. Will Ferrell's online comedy site Funny or Die  features a parody of Tom's film featuring Zach Galifianakis and Ted Danson. Congratulations Tom!!


Gianna Savoie has been selected as a Woods Hole 2014 Ocean Science Journalism Fellow. Congratulations Gianna!


SFP students Ethan Confer, Cynthia Matty Huber, and Deia Schlosberg are featured in the summer 2014 issue of Mountain Outlaw (pages 15, 32, 34, & 71).


Sasha Joseph Neulinger's film, "Rewind to Fast-Forward" is covered in the Bozeman Chronicle and KBZK.


Senior Randa Adams featured in KBZK.


Vanessa Naive is profiled in the Daily Inter Lake about her work with the Empowerment Through Performance and the Share Your Voice Foundation.


Dennis Aig is the Interim Director of the School of Film and Photography and Theo Lipfert is the Program Head of the MFA in Science and Natural History Filmmaking.


Call for Proposals for the symposium. The College of Art and Architecture at Montana State University is sponsoring a one-day symposium entitled “A Critical Rediscovery of the Northern Rockies” on October 12, 2013 .


Jonathan Long and class in the Bozeman Chronicle and Great Falls Tribune.


Ian van Coller's just released hand bound artist book, Mali Monuments is a series of 32 photographs from Mali, West Africa focusing on "monumental forms."


Alexis Pike and her photography class at the 2012 Community Portrait Day.


Gianna Savoie named by Brody and Cole as one of "5 Inspirational Women You Should Meet" . Congratulations Gianna!!


TRUST Alaska nominated for a Panda Award at Wildscreen 2012!!
Co-Produced by: Our Children's Trust, WITNESS, Kids vs. Global Warming; Co-Directed by: Christi Cooper-Kuhn, Kelly Matheson, & Katie Lose-Gilbertso;n Camera: Christi Cooper-Kuhn & Kelly Matheson; Edited by: Katie Lose-Gilbertson & Christi Cooper-Kuhn.


School of Film and Photography students, faculty, and alumni produced a commercial for Montana State University.


Updated: 10/17/2014