Cinema Visionaries

Both the undergraduate and graduate Film programs share the benefits of the college's exemplary Cinema Visionaries Lecture Series, designed to bring film industry luminaries to CCA for lectures and program master classes.




Laura Poitras
David Lowery

Kelly Reichardt
Alex Gibney
Gus Van Sant
Werner Herzog
Lisa Cholodenko
Michael Moore
Barbara Hammer
John Waters
Barry Jenkins

This series is a unique and pivotal curricular enhancement that inspires students to forge their own careers and become cinema visionaries themselves.

The series was launched by a grant from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and is funded with the generous support of Carla Emil and Rich Silverstein.

For additional information, see Cinema Visionaries.