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Actor Showcases

Actor Showcases are annual events that spotlight the talents of undergraduate and graduate students enrolled at UCLA TFT. Actors perform for agents and industry professionals as they prepare to embark on their professional careers after graduation.

Sketch to Screen Costume
Design Panel & Celebration

On the eve of the Academy Awards each year, costume designer and Distinguished Professor Deborah Nadoolman Landis, Ph.D., Chair and Founding Director of the Copley Center, welcomes a stellar group of international costume designers to discuss their craft. With Professor Landis moderating, the Sketch to Screen panelists engage in a thought-provoking panel discussion about the central role costume designers play in cinematic storytelling. Audience members are given an invaluable look into some of the most successful creative minds in Hollywood.

TFT Film Festival

The TFT Film Festival is the school’s annual celebration of student work created in the Department of Film, Television and Digital Media. The festival showcases the work of emerging professionals in animation, screenwriting, producing and directing.

Theater Season

Our theater season is a compilation of stories that reflect the human experience in all its diversity whether new plays being seen for the first time or beloved classic musicals.

Transforming Hollywood

Transforming Hollywood is a landmark research and industry conference between the faculties of the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television and the University of Southern California that explores the multi-disciplinary nature of 21st-century media.