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graduation in film

“from set to hat”

Master of Arts in Film & Digital Media


Degree: Master of Arts
Start date: October 2022
Course duration: 2 years
Study mode: distance learning
Language: English


  • Abitur or high-school diploma (no NC)
  • Experience in film or digital media
  • Tuition Fee € 790 per month

Work with industry experts and peers to develop your creative thinking, clear communications and innovative production approaches and so steer your projects through increasing uncertainty to success. Explore emerging opportunities arising from rapidly changing technical workflows, distribution channels, business models and audience tastes.

I am in

“For me as a film professional, this course is the chance to get the diploma I always wanted.”


I can extend my network and know-how while combining my passion with my day-by-day business.

Permanent Staff

I can compensate the absence of a bachelor diploma with my work experience in the media biz.


I can use my pracitical film projects to achieve an university graduation without interruption of my freelancer work.

What about you?

You are an experienced professional in film or digital media?

Your time is limited as you work as freelancer or permanent employee in the creative industry?

You are looking for something to generate opportunities in the future?

You are interested in an academic graduation, but so far there has been no match with your job reality?

“We offer a career opportunity that leads you into the filmmaking community. Studying and working in our industry needs finely tuned solutions."

Carl Schönfeld – Head of Studies


Our success story as Career-Enablers

The Munich Film Society provides practice-oriented education and training for freelancers – from the media industry for the industry –  in small, intensive groups. This ranges across writing, directing, producing (including legal, financing and entrepreneurship), acting, career development, as well as camera, sound and editing including specialisations, new applications and tools. We run longer courses in Production Management, Screenwriting, Assistant Directing and Documentary Development, some of these courses prepare for Chamber of Commerce examinations for recognitions a Craftsman’s master.


Whether you’re curious, we’re here to answer any questions.