Julian Grant - Columbia College Chicago

Julian Grant

Associate Professor



Julian Grant is an award-winning filmmaker with thirty-four feature films to his credit. A published author, fine-art photographer and acclaimed digital artist, Julian Grant's work can be seen worldwide on both cinema screens, television, independent forums and on the internet. As an independent writer, producer and director he has created numerous short films and music videos and continues to develop new media showcases, transmedia events and pedagogical strategies. An advocate of visual effects and emerging technologies, Julian Grant is a digital cinema evangelist.

Instructional Areas

Producing, Directing, New Media Acquisition & Distribution, Animation, Cinema Visual Effects

Creative Practice and Research Interests

Puppetry, Computer Graphics, Cinema Studies, Paracinema, Outsider Art, Photography


B.F.A., Film York University 1985
M.A., Film by Negotiated Learning Staffordshire University 2016