Padrick Ritch

Padrick Ritch


Affiliate Professor
Film and Video Production

Office: 218 Lake Superior Hall
Phone: (616) 331-3486
Email: [email protected]  



Padrick Ritch is an independent filmmaker and a professor of film production at Grand Valley State University. In the past, he has taught at Boston University, Curry College, and Harvard University DCE, in addition to being the Production Supervisor of Harvard University's Rita E. and Gustave M. Hauser Digital Teaching and Learning Studio and a Technologists in Production for CS50 at Harvard University.  

He obtained his MFA in Film Production from Boston University in the Spring of 2012. Since completion of his graduate studies, he has screened narrative, documentary, and experimental films domestically and internationally and is a member of the AGX Film Collective in Boston, MA. His work has been featured at the Ann Arbor Film Festival, Anitmatter {Media Art} in Vancouver, Canada, Les Instants Video in Marseille, France, Newport Beach Film Festival, and Onion City Experimental Film Festival in Chicago, Illinois.


Undergrad: Northern Michigan University, 2001-2004, BFA Digital Cinema

Graduate: Boston University, 2009-2012, MFA Film Production


  • FVP 261 Scriptwriting I
  • FVP 368 Lighting for Film & Video

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