Archived articles

film and media studies

#Frankenstein200
Two centuries of Frankenstein
Published Oct 29, 2018
Experts from Johns Hopkins discuss the issues raised by Mary Shelley's groundbreaking novel
Film+Media
Blockbuster summer, action-packed fall
Published Sept 13, 2018
Program in Film and Media Studies is expanding and plans to bring a number of industry experts to campus this fall for master classes, workshops, and Q+As
Studio North
Homewood to Hollywood
Published July 2, 2018
Studio North production company gives aspiring filmmakers essential hands-on experience creating films
Film
Paris praise for 'Sollers Point'
Published June 21, 2018
Film by Hopkins lecturer Matthew Porterfield earns top jury prize at Champs-Élysées Film Festival
Emerging media
The immersive world of Gabo
Published Summer 2018
Filmmaker Gabo Arora uses virtual reality to enable people to walk in another person's shoes / Johns Hopkins Magazine
Behind the scenes
TV Writing 101
Published June 4, 2018
Hopkins helps writers hone their skills for Hollywood
Q+A
An intimate portrait of a working-class life
Published May 10, 2018
In advance of the premiere of his fourth film, 'Sollers Point,' Johns Hopkins lecturer Matthew Porterfield sits down to talk filmmaking, creating complex characters, and the colors of summer in Baltimore
Film
Virtual world, present danger
Published April 20, 2018
Extended reality film experience about nuclear fallout and Hiroshima premieres at Tribeca Film Festival
Women's bodies, weaponized
Published April 11, 2018
In 'Trouble Girls' zine, senior Gillian Waldo explores women's prison protests in Northern Ireland
Entertainment
True crime and the rise of the docudrama
Published Jan 30, 2018
Film and Media Studies director Linda DeLibero discusses the growing appeal of true crime storytelling on TV and the future of the genre