Lights. Camera. Action.
Film majors learn to communicate and interpret the world around them through courses in all levels of production, editing, screenwriting, cinematography, sound, producing, and film history. Our faculty are all working professionals in diverse areas of the field, including writers, directors, cinematographers documentarians and critics – award-winning professionals with top-level experience and credentials.
The New Hollywood
CBS’s Blue Bloods and Madam Secretary, Fox’s The Following, and the Castle Rock Entertainment film The Rewrite, have all filmed at LIU Post, bringing a parade of Hollywood stars to campus that includes Oscar-winners J.K. Simmons and Marisa Tomei, six-time Emmy
winner Allison Janney, and Golden Globe winners Henry Winkler, Hugh Grant, and Kevin Bacon.
Gold Coast Film Festival
LIU Post is proud to partner with the Gold Coast International Film Festival to bring new and important cinematic works from around the world to Nassau County. The University’s Gold Coast Cinema, located in Hillwood Commons, is a 290-seat private movie theater opens to the public at various times during the school year. In addition to its regular programming, the cinema showcases events in partnership with GCAC throughout the year, which may include movie premieres, short films, talks with filmmakers, directors, producers, and industry professionals, and Meet-the- Actor nights.