Centers: Film Study Center

The Yale Film Study Center is committed to preserving and providing access to resources for the scholarly study and appreciation of cinema. The collection includes more than 21,000 DVDs, 800 Blu-rays, and 5,500 VHS tapes. The FSC's film archive contains more than 4,000 35mm and 16mm prints. Our facility includes two screening rooms (one with 3D projection), flatbed film viewing facilities, twelve private video viewing booths, clip-capture stations, and a large study area. Visit us at 53 Wall Street.
Upcoming Events
The Yale Film Study Center is proud to launch TREASURES FROM THE ARCHIVE, a series of classic and contemporary films from around the world shown in their original format as they were meant to be seen. These FSC-curated screenings will be free and open to the public, and will begin this summer. In the meantime, explore the spectacular array of film screenings, special guests, conferences, and workshops at Yale
Recent Acquisitions
Browse the recent acquisitions lists, and learn about using our DVD, Blu-ray and VHS collection for on-site viewing or off-site loans. We have over 28,000 items from 151 countries, spanning the history of film, from MONKEYSHINES, NO. 1 (1889) to 12 YEARS A SLAVE (2013); from Melies to HUGO -- which you can see in 3D at the Film Study Center. 36 3D titles are now available, including GRAVITY, PINA, and THE GREAT GATSBY.