Student Showcases

Best of Film at Mason

Best of Film at Mason Friday, September 15 5 pm, Johnson Center Cinema Free and open to the public. Q&A with the filmmakers and reception to follow. Best of Film at Mason is a showcase of recent notable and award-winning films. From heartfelt to heartbreaking intermediate and Senior fiction films, to poignant intermediate and beginning…

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Mason Film Festival 2017

Mason Film Festival is back for its 5th year! May 4-6, 2017. All events are free and open to the public. Screenings will take place in the Johnson Center Cinema. Free tickets are required for the Saturday Senior Showcase ONLY. Tickets can be picked up in-person at the Center for the Arts Box Office or…

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Off The Wall

Join us to celebrate the visual arts at Mason! Explore the award-winning Art and Design Building and experience the visual arts at Mason as you’ve never seen them before. Engage with our talented students and faculty, enjoy delicious food and drink, and even take home art, all in support of much needed student scholarships and…

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Two FAVS Alumni to Screen at RIFF

Scene from EARLY Directed by Alisa Posey. Two Film and Video Studies alumni will be represented at the Richmond International Film Festival on March 2 in the University Spotlight program. EARLY, a short documentary about artist Kevin Earley’s struggle with mental illness directed by Alisa Posey, and SOUTHERN HUSTLE, a dark period fiction directed by…

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ArtSpace Herndon presents Best of FAVS

Join us for a night of movies and popcorn! Best of FAVS returns for a second year to ArtSpace Herndon. Come see the future of independent film and experience a collection of nine stunning, hilarious and heartfelt short films including Beyond The Weld by Kyle Van Dyke, Cope by Alisa Posey, Goodnight, Me by Michael…

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JAVA Premieres at RIFF

Poster art by Cameron Evans JAVA, the first short film produced in the Mason Film Lab, will make its film festival debut in competition at the Richmond International Film Festival on Saturday, March 4, 2017 12 p.m. at Bow Tie Movieland 2, headlining the International Shorts Spotlight 2 program. The Mason Film Lab began in…

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Winners of the 2016 FAVS Fall Showcase

Fall seniors with professor Ben Steger. FAVS Fall Showcase Awards Congratulations to the winners of the FAVS Fall Showcase in December. The faculty, staff, board members and alumni were proud of the work presented by the graduating seniors. AWARDS FOR TECHNICAL MERIT Awards for technical merit are chosen from seniors completing their capstone work in…

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FAVS Staged Readings

Friday, December 16 12 pm – 6 pm TheaterSpace, bottom floor de Laski Performing Arts Building 4400 University Dr. Fairfax, VA 22030 Pizza to be served, free and open to the public For the first time FAVS presents an afternoon of staged readings from students completing their capstone work in the Screenwriting Concentration. Screenwriters will…

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The Changing Image of Women in Early American Cinema

The FAVS Fall Showcase begins with two evenings of screenings and discussions on The Changing Image of Women in Early American Cinema. All programs are in the Johnson Center Cinema at George Mason University and are free and open to the public. See the complete FAVS Fall Showcase schedule here. Wednesday, December 7 7:30 pm…

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FAVS Fall Showcase

Film and Video Studies at Mason announces the FAVS Fall Showcase! This year’s Showcase is the biggest ever and will include undergraduate work in Web Series, Music Video Experimentation, and Documentary Directing and will screen the capstone works from graduating seniors, including a staged reading of capstone scripts, and exhibit works, papers and panels by…

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