About COM

William Linsman

Bill LinsmanDirector, LA Internship Program
Visiting Associate Professor, Film & Television

Professor Linsman has produced and directed hundreds of commercials and longer-format sales and promotional films in a 30-year career for such clients as American Express, McDonald’s, Procter & Gamble and Honda Automobiles. He lived and worked in London for two years, and has filmed in cities across the globe, directing celebrities such as Nick Nolte, Lloyd Bridges, Larry Hagman, Anne Meara and Lee Trevino. Linsman lectured in many countries and taught film and video production at NYU, the New York Film Academy and the International Film & Television Workshops in Rockport, Maine.


BA, University of California
MFA, University of Southern California


Email: linsman@bu.edu