Everyone in my classes including me geeked out about how much we loved film. I’m pretty sure everyone had straight A’s because we loved it so much and it didn’t seem like a chore to read about and study film.
Just take an intro class to get an idea. It’s not for everyone and it’s certainly something you’d have to geek out about. Kinda like how some people geek out about craft coffee, beer, collecting records, photography…you can’t really halfass film school