VISION

The Institute of the Moving Image (IMI) is a program of the University of St. La Salle, under the Institute for Continuing Education and Lifelong Learning (ICELL). It envisions an Institute as a tool of strengthening Lasallian education thru the arts.

MISSION

The Institute of the Moving Image aims to reinforce the Academic programs of the University. With its varied platforms, it seeks to:

  1. Enhance knowledge and skills related to the arts;

  2. Cultivate cooperation and collaboration;

  3. Increase alliances with the other sectors of the local and international art communities and organizations;

  4. Support the academic programs;

  5. Develop Diploma courses;

  6. Build the Visayan Digital Moving Image Archive.

 

La Salle Bacolod Institute for the Moving Image aims to:

  1. Provide Lasallian arts education within and outside the University in the field of the Moving Image thru special certificate courses; 
  2. Support the present academic programs of the institution by offering special, supplementary and complimentary courses; 
  3. Support art education thru the MI archives; 
  4. Expose the students, faculty, and staff of the University to the different disciplines of the arts thru the MI - Artist in Residence program; 
  5. Provide a venue for discussion thru film screenings, exhibitions, and artists-audiences interaction;
  6. Be a leader in the Visayan region in the field of the Moving Image;
  7. Nurture the community thru various enrichment programs throughout the year;
  8. Explores, propose and launch innovative programs for the growth of Arts education as directed by the President.