Film and Video - Careers + Alumni

Film and Video production graduates find a wide range of professional employment, both in Michigan and nationally. Other students have chosen to continue their education in graduate school.


Career Options

Graduates find a wide range of professional employment locally, nationally, and internationally.

  • Documentary and independent film production
  • Major motion picture production
  • Animation and multimedia
  • Commercial production and post-production
  • National, local, and community media television stations
  • Advertising agencies
  • Corporate media production
  • School systems

Film and Video Alumni

 

“It's more than teaching us how to use this camera or that editing software. Those quickly change. It's about teaching us how to tell stories, and to learn how to learn, so we're never left in the dust.”

Michael Elzinga, 2009 Alum

  • Christina Choriatis, Production Coordinator / Freelance Editor, New York City
  • Jeff Donehoo, In-Game Entertainment Coordinator, Colorado Rockies
  • Matt Dressel, Freelance Screenwriter, Los Angeles
  • Jason Honeycutt, Editor/DP/FX Network, Los Angeles
  • Klaas Kwant, Grand Rapids
  • Jillian McCafferty, Production Assistant, Comedy Central, New York City
  • Angie Mistretta, Pixar, California
  • James "Tre" Jackson III, Videographer/Production Assistant, Atlanta
  • Brad Stencil, Assistant Editor, Los Angeles

Facebook Group

Follow the Film and Video Alumni Facebook groupA group for film and video alumni, faculty, students and supporters.

 

 


Alumni Stories

Read our alumni success stories in the industry


Alumni Clippings

Angie Mistretta

Angie Mistretta ('02)

Angie Mistretta ('02) outside Pixar Animation Studios after completing an internship and joining the company as a regular employee in 2009.  See FULL STORY

 

 



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