The Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinema is the largest university-based centre for the study of film animation, film production and film studies in Canada. We have an international reputation as a leader in the practice and study of the cinematic arts. Our commitment to creative independence, rigorous scholarship, in-depth training, and experimental and interdisciplinary practices prepares our students for a lifetime of working with the moving image.
School of Cinema: January office hours
Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinema office staff are currently working remotely, but can be reached anytime by email, MS Teams voice or chat, during normal business hours, Monday to Friday, from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Wild Talks 2021: Jean-Marc Vallée and Yves Bélanger
On November 16, Award-winning director, screenwriter, and producer Jean-Marc Vallée candidly discusses his career and creative process with long-time artistic collaborator, cinematographer Yves Bélanger, BFA 84. This bilingual event will be moderated by director Tim Southam. On November 17, the director will hold a masterclass with cinema students at the school.
Platform Lab Director Marc Steinberg has published a new co-authored book, Media and Management. The book offers an essential account of how the media devices we use today inherit the management practices governing factory labor.