About us:
Located on the beautiful east coast of Scotland, and housed in a historic 600 year old University, the Department of Film Studies attracts students and scholars from around the world.
Prospective Students:
Film Studies offers a rich, exciting and diverse programme for both undergraduate and postgraduate students.
Current Students:
Students choose from a range of module options and become a part of the department's vibrant film culture.
Centre for Film Studies:
The Centre attracts international scholars, filmmakers and students to a diverse range of scholarly and cultural events.

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“Colour in the Epic Film: Alexander and Hero”, a new publication from Professor Robert Burgoyne

Professor Robert Burgoyne, Chair in Film Studies at St. Andrews, has published "Colour in the Epic F...

Approaching Animation: Critical Enquiries into the Art, Artists, and Industry

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Bella Honess Roe Wednesday 9th April 2014 The Boardroom, The Gateway...

Brian Jacobson receives grant from the Carnegie Trust

Dr. Brian R. Jacobson has received a £2,500 grant from the Carnegie Trust to support research a...

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The Film Department is a tight-knit community that welcomes everyone warmly. St Andrews has helped me grow intellectually and as a person – I will miss this place when I have to leave! — Lisa Theresa Koelle, MLitt student