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Cinema / TV

Welcome to the LACC Cinema/TV Department at the Hollywood Foreign Press Association Center

 SUMMER SEMESTER has begun - All classes will be in a distance education format.   These classes begin June 14 for five weeks:  Cinema 1 (Intro to Movie Production - 11332); Cinema 2 (Make short films-8 weeks-13837) ; Cinema 4 (Documentary 10015); Cinema 32-1 (Editing Fundamentals 1 - 12576)

These classes begin July 19 for five weeks: Cinema 3 (History of Motion Pictures section 11338); Cinema 9-1 (movie sound-13839) Cinema 18 (Film Genres  12574)  
Fall Semester Classes Begin 8/30 



If you have questions about individual classes, or want to add a class that is full, contact the instructor of the class via email. Faculty & Staff 

Descriptions of: All Cinema Courses  - All Television Courses 


Motion Picture Stage A (Grip) fall (16 week)

Motion Picture Stage B (Electric) fall (16 week)

Television 7 - TV Announcing (Meets alongside TV 6 Studio & Remote Equipmentfall (16 week)

Television 9 - Intro to Television Equipment (Hands-OnTV Studio) fall (16 week)

See a sample of the work done by our students spring 2020.

Congratulations on the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) Center for Cinema and Television at LACC!

Read the Hollywood Reporter story

The new state-of-the-art Dick Clark Television Studio thanks to a donation from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association

  • Dick Clark Television Studio Control Room
  • Students operating television cameras

Mission Statement

The LACC Cinema and Television Department is dedicated to providing students with the technical skills and creative guidance to prepare them for professions in the entertainment industry.

Certificates Offered by the LACC Cinema/TV Department