CSULB FEA Department Office: UTC 104      Phone: 562-985-5404     Fax: 562-985-5405

Welcome to the Department of Film & Electronic Arts

For more than 50 years, we have prepared students for careers in the production and study of moving images. We strive to offer:

  • an affordable and highly valued Bachelor of Arts in Film and Electronic Arts
  • a diverse faculty comprised of accomplished industry professionals and media historians
  • an emphasis on undergraduate education, in which students work directly with highly experienced professors
  • a comprehensive education in the history and theory of moving images, with specialized training available in the following areas:
    • narrative production
    • documentary production
    • broadcast production
    • cinematography
    • editing
    • sound design
    • screenwriting
    • production management
    • critical practice
  • abundant internship and networking opportunities
  • a chance to collaborate on creative projects with talented and highly motivated students on our beautiful Long Beach campus

We invite you to explore the pages of our website and to contact us for more information.


Portfolios are no longer being accepted for admission to the BA Option in Narrative Production for Fall 2015. Portfolio instructions for Fall 2016 admission will be available here in October 2015.


Border Crossings and Crossroads in Recent Hispanic Cinema: A Film Series

 Who is Dayani Cristal?  La Yuma  El Regreso  Contacorriente  Aqui y alla

Exploring geographical and metaphorical border crossings in recent Spanish and Latin American cinemas.

All screenings at 7:00pm in Lecture Hall 151. Admission is free.

Monday Jan 26: ¿Quién es Dayani Cristal? ("Who is Dayani Cristal?") Directed by Marc Silver, Mexico, 2014; 85 min.

Monday Feb 2: La Yuma Directed by Florence Jaugey, Nicaragua, 2011; 90 min.

Monday Feb 9: El Regreso ("The Return") Directed by Hernán Jiménez, Costa Rica, 2012; 95 min.

Monday Feb 16: Contracorriente ("Undertow") Directed by Javier Fuentes-Leon, Peru, 2010; 100 min.

Monday Feb 23: Aquí y allá ("Here and There") Directed by Antonio Méndez Esparza, Spain, 2012; 110 min.

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Presented in collaboration with the CSULB Department of Romance, Germanic, & Russian Languages and Literatures. Made possible with support from PRAGDA Spanish Film Club; Ministry of Education, Culture & Sports of Spain; and SPAIN Arts & Culture.


Annual FEA Student Film Showcase

Friday and Saturday evening May 8-9.

University Theater, free admission

Screenings of narrative and documentary films produced in CSULB Film and Electronic Arts courses during the 2014-15 academic year.