Beginning October 18, 2021, proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test result is required for all audience members.

September 2021

Film at Mason Ice Cream Social and Production Fair

Friday, Sep 03, 2021 1:00pm

The annual Welcome Back Ice Cream Social and Production Fair gives students an opportunity to meet their faculty and fellow students and hear about opportunities happening around campus. Senior directing students will pitch their senior projects and our film students may sign up for projects on whic... Read more

Shaolin Jazz: Can I Kick It? Black Panther

Friday, Sep 17, 2021 7:00pm


Location: Mason Pond Lawn

Presented by the Visiting Filmmakers Series, Green MachineStudent Involvement and Center for the Arts.

The Visiting Filmmakers Series is co-hosting an outdoor movie screening with the fabulous Shaolin Jazz this September. SHAOLIN JAZZ - CAN I KICK IT? BLACK PANT... Read more

Best of Film at Mason Showcase

Thursday, Sep 23, 2021 7:30pm

Location: Johnson Cinema, Fairfax Campus

Award-winning films from Film at Mason illustrate our shared need for connection and community. Students featured in this showcase produced their films virtually during the pandemic last fall and spring semesters. This program of inventive shorts highlights d... Read more

Arts Emerging: A Celebration of Renewal

Saturday, Sep 25, 2021 5:00pm

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Welcome back to campus for a one-night-only family-friendly extravaganza full of arts, food, and community to celebrate the return of the arts to campus and the 20th anniversary of Mason’s College of Visual and Performing Arts!

The event features outdoor and indoor performances by curren... Read more

Visiting Fillmmakers Series

Visiting Filmmakers Series Really Love: A Conversation with Director Angel Kristi Williams

Tuesday, Oct 05, 2021 7:30pm
Virtual Event


The Visiting Filmmakers Series is pleased to host a conversation with director Angel Kristi Williams and curator Myrtis Bedolla on October 5 at 7:30pm.

Williams is a filmmaker born and raised in West Baltimore, Maryland. She was 8 years old when her late father gave her a VHS camcorder whic... Read more

Visiting Filmmakers Series: Picture a Scientist

Thursday, Nov 04, 2021 7:00pm

Location: Johnson Center Cinema, inside Johnson Center, Mason Fairfax Campus


Picture a Scientist chronicles the groundswell of researchers who are writing a new chapter for women scientists, recounting the biases and abuses they've encountered. The film offers fresh perspectives on how to m... Read more

Film at Mason

Visiting Filmmakers Series: Astria Suparek - Asian Futures, Without Asians

Thursday, Nov 18, 2021 2:30pm
Virtual Event Zoom


“What does it mean when so many white filmmakers envision futures inflected by Asian culture, but devoid of actual Asian people?” Part critical analysis, part reflective essay and sprinkled throughout with humor, justified anger, and acerbic observations, this one-hour illustrated lecture e... Read more

September 2021