If you’re serious about the arts of filmmaking and media production, explore Taylor’s Film & Media Production program that recently earned its third national recognition from the Television Academy, adding to its list of nearly 750 external awards and recognitions. Join a community of creative artists, passionate about film, television, video and audio production. Build skills in directing, cinematography, editing, sound design, screenwriting and producing in a top Christian college film and media program that values your individual artistic voice. Bound for Hollywood? Spend a semester at Taylor’s Los Angeles semester program, networking with alumni and working in professional internships.
Taylor students create visual stories that are truthful, beautiful and good, rooted in a Christian understanding of the world. God’s first act in the Bible is to create, and we’re made in his image, designed to create and appreciate beauty as God does.
Taylor’s Film & Media Production program excels in preparing students for the following areas:
Taylor film students regularly win industry awards for their work. Check out our most recent recognitions!
Wins from Regional Emmy Organization
Film Festival Acceptances
Broadcast Competition Recognitions
National Recognitions from TV Academy
Students earn up to 16 credit hours, complete one or two internships in their area of interest and take a course called “Inside the Entertainment Industry,” taught by entertainment industry professionals. The program also includes studio tours, special events, film screenings and networking. Students live in Pasadena.
Learn advanced cinematography cameras, lights, dollies and jibs for sophisticated visual storytelling. Explore the director-cinematographer relationship.Watch Now
Bring your final film project to life with a team of talented classmates. Conceptualize, write, storyboard, cast, light, direct, shoot, edit, sweeten audio, and color grade a festival-ready film.Watch Now
Create a festival-ready documentary as a team of a producer / director, cinematographer, and editor. Follow the story from pre-production to post.Watch Now
Hone your creativity as a writer by developing fiction and nonfiction scripts for clients, documentaries, short films, and television series.Watch Now
Learn the process and techniques of making live television programming in a state-of-the-art studio setting.Watch Now
Earn Avid Media Composer certification for editing and experience color grading using DaVinci Resolve.Watch Now
Learn the safe and professional use of the Steadicam®, one of the film industry’s well-known camera stabilization devices.Watch Now
Prepare to transition from college student to full-time employment in the film and media industry.Watch Now
Students interested in course descriptions and academic policies can check out our Undergraduate Catalog.
The Foundational Core classes will give you a big-picture view of how your calling connects with God's purpose for your life, engaging with ideas that will demonstrate how God has given you certain talents and skills to bring healing to the world. You’ll become a well-versed individual, equipped with critical thinking skills, a lifelong love of learning, and an appreciation for God's creation.