Frederic Mitchell Lahey (Frederic)
 Title: Professor
 Dept: Film and Media Arts
 Office: FM 684
 Phone: 216-687-5046
 Address: 2121 Euclid Ave. FM 684, Cleveland, OH 44115

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A.B., Philosophy, Columbia University, 1978
MFA, Film, Writing & Directing, Columbia University, 1984
Brief Bio:
Frederic Lahey is the Founding Director of the School of Film & Media Arts at Cleveland State University.  There he has created a new BFA program and built out a 36,000 square foot facility atop the Idea Center utilizing a $7.5 million grant from the state of Ohio. Frederic was the founding Director of the Colorado Film School which he ran until January of 2016.  CFS  has been recognized as a top film school in the nation by such publications as the Hollywood Reporter, International Cinematographers Guild (ICG) Magazine, Variety, and Backstage. He also created film programs for the College of Arts & Media at the University of Colorado Denver and Regis University. His work as a filmmaker, producer and director has won Telly, Stevie, and Pixie Awards. His BA and MFA degrees are from Columbia University.