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Film Production


About Film Production

The program in Film Production prepares students through hands‐on instruction for work in filmmaking/digital video production, which encompasses creative and logistical production, directing, editing, cinematography, and audio, as well as techniques for making specific types of films and/or videos, and the planning and management of film/video operations. All of the production classes infuse theory into and through the course products.

Degree and Certificate Requirements

Programs Offered

Degree Option

  • Film Production

Certificate Option

  • Film Production

Transfer Options and Opportunities

SMC students have many options and opportunities for transfer. Make your choice and see what you need to qualify.

Completion of major requirements does not satisfy all transfer admission requirements to UC, CSU, California Private, Out of State, or International institutions.

Please note: Not all schools offer this major.

​For additional information visit the Communication & Media Studies department website.