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SFTV Gets Highest Ranking in Its History
The School of Film of Television was ranked 7th in The Hollywood Reporter’s 2020 list of the top 25 film schools in the country
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Zoom-Based Instruction Spurs Creativity
The limitations of remote learning inspired students to develop unique solutions for film projects (like using dolls as actors—why not?)
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Faculty Member Gets Spot in Directing Program
Assistant Professor Leena Pendharkar is one of 12 directors in the prestigious Warner Bros Television Directors’ Workshop in 2020
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Alum Earning DGA Card Shares Career Insights
Daniel McDonald MFA ’18 is a director, producer, and editor for the Netflix docuseries Last Chance U
SFTV by the Numbers
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7th
Ranking by The Hollywood Reporter
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12:1
Student to Teacher Ratio
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978
Students (758 undergrad, 220 grad)
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400+
Internship Partner Companies

"One of the reasons I chose to attend LMU was its spirit of collaboration. I have connected with talented, good-hearted people who enjoy and appreciate rigor."

- Varun Chopra ’17, Production M.F.A.

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