Welcome to University Documentary Film Services

The University Documentary Film Services program teaches, engages in, and presents documentary work grounded in collaborative local and global partnerships that use photography, film/video, audio, and narrative writing to capture and convey memory, life, research, theory, and culture.

University Documentary Film Services:

  • Coordinates existing documentary film efforts and resources on campus.
  • Provides information and support for producing documentaries.
  • Offers classroom instruction and workshops about basic documentary skills.
  • Disseminates campus documentary projects.


Beth Davison


(828) 262-2442

Tom Hansell


(828) 262-7715

Josh McClenney


(828) 262-6221


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University Documentary Services is a unit within Appalachian's University College. University College consists of the university's integrated general education curriculum, academic support services, residential learning communities, interdisciplinary degree programs and co-curricular programming – all designed to support the work of students both inside and outside of the classroom.

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