Gain an extensive knowledge and appreciation of film through your studies by learning and experiencing cinema in all its forms, from silent film to digital media. You consider the social, aesthetic, cultural and industrial influences that have helped shape cinema around the world. This understanding of how real world issues affect filmmaking is essential if you wish to gain a career in the TV and film industries. The degree includes creative opportunities, such as a module where you edit your own video essay. As well as professional skills, such as film reviewing and designing your own film-festival programme. We have excellent facilities, including a purpose built cinema on campus and an unrivalled collection of books, journals and media that allow you excellent opportunities for research. We enjoy close working relationships with the British Film Institute (BFI) and Sheffield's Showroom cinema. Get unrestricted access to the extensive British Film Institute national archive.