Faculty

Our faculty of award-winning filmmakers, theorists, screenwriters, curators, film historians and new media artists teach courses across a wide range of disciplines and methodologies, with particular specializations in new narrative, social change media, national cinemas, documentary, and transmedia platforms. Faculty maintain active careers as thinkers and makers internationally, and are recognized as leaders in Toronto’s dynamic cultural communities, serving on the boards of such organizations as Pleasure Dome, Vtape, the Toronto Arts Council, CFMDC, ; founding, contributing to and editing the film journals Public and CineAction!; and premiering their films and new media works at such international festivals as TIFF, Berlin, Sundance, Hot Docs and Images.

Cinema and Media Studies

Mary Bunch
Assistant Professor

Caitlin Fisher
Associate Professor
Chair, Department of Cinema & Media Arts, 2018-21

Sharon Hayashi
Associate Professor
Graduate Program Director, Cinema & Media Studies

Brenda Longfellow (on leave 2018-19)
Associate Professor

Janine Marchessault
Professor
Digital Area Head, BFA in Media Arts

John McCullough (on leave 2018-19)
Associate Professor

Taien Ng-Chan
Sessional Assistant Professor

Ken Rogers
Associate Professor
Associate Dean, School of the Arts, Media, Performance and Design

Temenuga Trifonova (on leave 2018-19)
Associate Professor

Suzie Young
Associate Professor

Zaira Zarza
Sessional Assistant Professor

Michael Zryd
Associate Professor
Degree Area Head, BA in Cinema & Media Studies

Production

Tereza Barta
Associate Professor
Degree Area Head, BFA in Production

Manfred Becker
Assistant Professor

Barbara Evans
Associate Professor

Laurence Green (on leave 2018-19)
Associate Professor

John Greyson
Associate Professor
Graduate Program Director, MFA

Philip Hoffman
Associate Professor

Ali Kazimi
Associate Professor

Brenda Longfellow (on leave 2018-19)
Associate Professor

Screenwriting

Amnon Buchbinder
Associate Professor

Marie Rickard
Associate Professor

Howard Wiseman
Associate Professor
Area Head, Screenwriting

Professor Emeritus, Senior Scholar

Evan Cameron (Screenwriting)

Seth Feldman (Cinema & Media Studies)

Jim Fisher (Production)

Scott Forsyth (Cinema & Media Studies)

Antonin Lhotsky (Production)

Colleen Wagner (Screenwriting)

Renate Wickens (Cinema & Media Studies)

Adjunct Graduate Faculty

Bruce Elder (Ryerson)

Barry Grant (Brock)

Brian Price (University of Toronto)