Studying in RVA

Richmond has attracted countless major motion picture and television productions to the area, including Stephen Spielberg’s Academy Award-winning “Lincoln”, Jeff Nichols’ “Loving”, Daniel Ragussis’s “Imperium”, National Geographic’s Emmy-nominated “Killing Kennedy”, AMC’s “Turn”, and Meg Ryan’s “Ithaca”.

In addition to the rapidly growing amount of productions shooting in and around Richmond, the city is fostering a growing film community, including Richmond’s 48-hour film festival, the Bijou Film Center, Richmond International Film Festival, and the French Film Festival, which Cinema students have the opportunity to work on every year.