Fine Arts Academy


McCallum’s Cinematic Arts students work on and produce many projects over the course of their film major. In addition to showcasing their work in the annual McCallum Lumiere student film festival, students’ work is represented through a variety of professional productions, official film festival selections, and industry competitions. Some include:

• Official selections in Cannes, SXSW, and Austin Film Festival
• University Interscholastic League juried film competition (state semi-finalist, state finals, UIL premiere)
• Production work on comedy TV series “Professor Isle’s Laboratory”
• Produced a dramatic series TV Pilot for PBS

Student production sampling:

How to be Kids 2011 Cannes entrant, director Sofia Smith Hale

It’s Really Odd 2015 SXSW entrant, director Elisabetta Diorio