We're an institutional member of the Broadcast Education Association, Texas Association
of Broadcast Educators and the University Film and Video Association. These organizations
provide our faculty members with additional perspectives on current topics.
UNT Short Film Club offers many great ways to get involved, from coming to our meetings
and weekly workshops, participating in our filmmaking challenges, and attending guest
speaker lectures, to working on our SFC official & independent productions and television
You can further hone your skills by working at our 100,000-watt radio station (KNTU-FM
) or cable television station (ntTV
Students' work has earned Lone Star Emmys, Telly Awards and honors from the Texas
Associated Press Broadcasters, the regional chapter of the Society of Professional
Journalists and the Texas Intercollegiate Press Association.
Our students annually compete in international and national film festivals and student
competitions. Their work has screened at the Dallas International Film Festival, the
Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival in France and the Student Academy
Award Regional finalist screenings in Chicago.
Faculty members include internationally recognized scholars; media professionals with
backgrounds in film production, news, broadcasting and social media; and award-winning
documentary and narrative filmmakers. Their books are used in university courses throughout