Welcome to the new School of Media, Film and Journalism, part of the Arts Faculty at Monash University.
MFJ is located at the Caulfield campus in Melbourne.
The school offers a comprehensive approach to learning and engaging with contemporary societies through Media and Communications, Film and Screen Studies and Journalism.
Our new school attracts outstanding and award-winning staff and students by combining cutting-edge media practice with the world-class research environment of a prestigious Group of Eight (Go8) university.
Our students graduate with a broad range of communication skills, critical thinking skills and agility that equip them to participate and thrive in a fast-changing world.
Associate Professor Mia Lindgren
Head of Media, Film and Journalism
India In Flux: Living Resistance presented at MIFF
India In Flux: Living Resistance at Melbourne International Film Festival 2014 is the first public…
The Journey from AIDS to HIV
The School of Media, Film and Journalism hosted a fascinating preview of Transmission: The Journey from AIDS to…
Face of AIDS and HIV: an international film archive
The School of Media, Film and Journalism is proud to host a special preview of Transmission: The Journey…
Monash’s hidden boutique cinema
By Ye Yuan On the sixth floor of the B building, not accessible via the…
Remapping Indigenous Filmmaking
Dr Therese Davis and Dr Romaine Moreton present findings from their recently completed Screen Australia Research and Publication Partnership Program project and launch the new Australian Indigenous Film and Television Digital Bibliography.
Special screening of The Grandmaster
In a new special screening season, Monash University’s Film and Screen Studies presents The Grandmaster…
Monash cinema experts in Seattle
Three Monash Film and Screen Studies academics presented at the SCMS (Society for Cinema and Media…
Composing for the Australian screen
A public lecture by renowned Australian composer Mary Finsterer followed by a screening of the…
Cultural specificity in Indonesian film
David Hanan writes of his work on Indonesian film My work on Indonesian cinema has focused…
B is for Bad Cinema
Monash University’s Film and Screen Studies experts, Dr Claire Perkins and Associate Professor Con Verevis,…
Wigs, tans, boobs: American hustling for Oscars
“Some of this actually happened.” So reads the non-committal title card that precedes the opening scene of David O’Russell’s sixth feature, American Hustle (2013) – a film nominated for 10 Oscars at the 2014 Academy Awards.
Sinophone Cinemas rich in fascinating case studies
Monash University senior lecturer in Film and Screen Studies, Dr Olivia Khoo, has edited a…