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New American Film School research + initiatives

Through the creativity of its faculty, staff and students, the New American Film School has undertaken several innovative special initiatives to advance its mission of serving as a beacon for the cultural, artistic and educational resources in the region. 

ASU Film Spark

Film Spark

Film Spark has three primary goals: To help ASU students and alumni in their entertainment careers, to create a better industry, culture and society, and to deepen ASU connections with the alumni, prospective students, entertainment companies and others in the region. Read more.

Hollywood invades Tempe

Hollywood Invades Tempe

Hollywood Invades Tempe brings professionals to ASU to speak about their work in the film industry through special screenings and open forum events. Read more.

Top stories

Film Spark in the School of Film, Dance and Theatre at ASU is hosting a series of Q&As...
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Arizona State University is widening the lens for film education in Southern California. In...
Linda Essig presenting at an international education conference

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Researcher directory

We support the scholarly inquiry, applied research and creative activity of more than 60 faculty.