Documentary

SCA documentary "alIMAM" about Muslim singer/songwriter turned spiritual leader Ani Zonneveld

A still from SCA documentary "Looking at the Stars" about blind ballerinas in Brazil

A still from "There Goes The Neighborhood" about a family struggling with gentrification

The USC School of Cinematic Arts continues to build on its deep history of analyzing and producing documentary films, television, video games, and emerging media experiences. All students across the School's seven divisions are encouraged to pursue nonfiction media-making and working with our award-winning faculty in finding new ways to use the moving image to discover truth.

Stories

Read an interview with the SCA documentary professor

Lisa Leeman
Faculty Profile

2017 MFA graduate has found a true passion for addressing large social issues through the lens of individual stories.

Yongle Wang
Alumni Profile

MFA candidate has found a unique way of understanding her own life experience through the stories of others.

Mary Gerretsen
Student Profile