Faculty Member Division of Communication & Creative Media 
Pronouns He/Him/His
Education University of Miami, Master of Fine Arts; University of Iowa, Bachelor of Arts
Areas of Expertise
  • Film Production
  • Directing
  • Cinematography
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John Rasmussen is an Associate Professor for Visual and Performing Arts: Film & Photographic Arts in the Division of Communication & Creative Media. He is a filmmaker working in narrative, documentary, and experimental forms. His work ranges from project documentation for organizations such as Oxfam, The United Nation to grassroots local narrative filmmaking in the U.S. Haiti, and Italy. Rasmussen’s work has been exhibited in festivals in Mexico, Haiti, France, Canada, China, and the United States.

Professional & Scholastic Affiliations

University Film and Video Association

Curriculum Vitae


Recommended Reading, Listening & Viewing

  • La Chien by Jean Renoir
  • My Last Sigh by Luis Buñuel

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