Graduate Film School Applications

Film School Application Tracker for MFA film programs such as AFI, Chapman, NYU Tisch, UCLA, and USC. See notes about the application process, decision dates, accepted GPAs, test scores, and portfolios.

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  • USC-2020 Spring Film and TV Production
    Congrats, Yaxing! I too was waitlisted for Fall 2019. At the time of my waitlist decision, I (and everyone else who was waitlisted) received an...
  • ACCD - film
    Congrats on the admission! I am applying for 2020 MFA film and just started to work on my potfolios, I switched from Finance so I could really...
  • NYU Graduate Film 2019
    Congrats! Please let us know how it goes. :)
  • NFTS 2020
    Hey, Has anyone heard back yet regarding interviews for Cinematography? Thanks and best of luck!
  • Goldsmiths, University of London - MA Filmmaking (Producing)
    Hi, there! Glad to meet a fellow applicant I found the questionnaire really tricky to answer, too I also thought my answers seemed not so good...
Yaxing Lin
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First time applicant, international student

Submission Date: 2018-11-13
Interview Notification Date: 2019-01-22
Interview Date: 2019-01-24
Decision Notification Date: 2019-07-26

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NLegger
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First time applying. The interview was done via Skype with one of the professors. They try to...

Submission Date: 2019-05-14
Interview Notification Date: 2019-06-19
Interview Date: 2019-07-02
Decision Notification Date: 2019-07-04

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HaylieC
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First time applying

Submission Date: 2019-02-15
Interview Notification Date: 2019-06-05
Interview Date: 2019-06-15
Decision Notification Date: 2019-06-17

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Yuqi
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GPA: Become a Supporting Member to see the GPAs, SAT scores, GRE scores, portfolios, etc... that were submitted with this application. (If provided by applicant)
Yuqi
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first time applying


GPA: Become a Supporting Member to see the GPAs, SAT scores, GRE scores, portfolios, etc... that were submitted with this application. (If provided by applicant)
John Ross Thompson
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First time applying


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R610
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Decision Notification Date: 2019-04-01
JSLyu
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First time applying


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Isabellagrcia
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First Time Applying.

Decision Notification Date: 2019-03-15

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filmschool0
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First time applying

Interview Notification Date: 2019-02-04
Interview Date: 2019-02-19
kumari25
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Submission Date: 2018-11-15
Interview Notification Date: 2019-01-28
Interview Date: 2019-03-11
Decision Notification Date: 2019-04-12

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Lawyukhong
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First time applying AFI cinematography

Submission Date: 2019-01-15

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Tom H
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First time applying to AFI or any graduate program. My interview seems to have been late in the...

Submission Date: 2019-01-11
Interview Notification Date: 2019-03-05
Interview Date: 2019-03-26
Decision Notification Date: 2019-04-05

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siwei
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first time applying

Decision Notification Date: 2019-04-06

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siwei
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first time applying

Decision Notification Date: 2019-04-06

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finbar
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First time applying.

Submission Date: 2018-11-15
Interview Notification Date: 2019-01-22
Interview Date: 2019-01-24
Decision Notification Date: 2019-02-22
kid_a2
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First time applicant

Submission Date: 2019-12-01
Interview Notification Date: 2019-01-15
Interview Date: 2019-02-12
Decision Notification Date: 2019-04-05
brothap
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Submission Date: 2018-12-01
Interview Notification Date: 2019-03-18
Interview Date: 2019-03-20
Decision Notification Date: 2019-04-05
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