Read our newly published second volume under the current issue tab today!


Founded in 2020, the Bowdoin Journal of Cinema is an annual publication that seeks to publish scholarly, exclusively undergraduate work on cinema studies. The publication operates within the Bowdoin Film Society and essays are curated by select Bowdoin undergraduate students. Each year, the Journal invites undergraduates from around the world to submit their work for publication.

To see submission guidelines for the 2022 publication, please see the “submit” page.

To see our previous issues, please see the “issues” page.

Bowdoin College, located in Brunswick, Maine, is one of the top liberal arts colleges in the United States with a robust Cinema Studies program. To learn more about Bowdoin, visit the College’s website or the Cinema Studies Program department page.

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