Spencer Everhart

Spencer Everhart


Adjunct Professor
Film & Video Production

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


Born and raised in Michigan, Spencer Everhart is a Grand Valley State University alumnus who joined the GVSU film and video faculty as a Visiting Professor in 2018. He received his Master's Degree in Cinema & Media Studies from York University in Toronto where his research focused on digital cinema aesthetics and production processes. His interests as a scholar and cinephile are varied, ranging from commercial Hollywood filmmaking, the horror genre, and contemporary cinephilia to online media cultures, experimental narrative cinema, and the avant-garde. Spencer is also a programmer active in Grand Rapids working to curate screenings for events such as Open Projector Night and the Chiaroscuro International Film Series.


MA, Cinema and Media Studies, York University

BA, Film and Video, Grand Valley State University


  • FVP 123 - Survey of Media Production Modes
  • FVP 225 - Film Culture
  • FVP 370 - American Cinema
  • FVP 372 - History of Documentary Film
  • FVP 373 - Issues of Representation
  • FVP 374 - Experimental Film and Video
  • FVP 375 - World Cinema



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