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Film School MFA Acceptance Rates, Minimum GPAs, Decision Dates, and more...
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Valuable Film School Acceptance rates, Minimum GPAs, and other information compiled from the data in our Application Tracking system.
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More interesting tidbits from Christopher Nolan's press gaggle at Cannes
(Cannes, France. Photo by Mario Lassnig) Via Indiewire, I found some other neat tidbits from his Cannes interviews: Knowing all the different...
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At Cannes, Christopher Nolan said he "couldn't get into film school"
(Cannes Film Festival. Photo by Rita Molnár) At a Q&A session with Christopher Nolan at Cannes (he's showing a 70mm print of Stanley Kubrick’s...
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The Second City and DePaul University to offer degrees in comedy filmmaking
CHICAGO — The Second City and DePaul University today announced a collaboration designed to expand comedy education. Starting in fall 2018...
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Marvel Studios president, Kevin Feige, applied to USC Film School 6 times before he got accepted
(School of Cinematic Arts, University of Southern California. Photo by Joe Mabel) Many people have asked on these forums if it's worth applying...
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"Downsizing" & "Sideways" Director Alexander Payne says to pursue your Film School dreams
(Nebraska Union of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Photo by Ensign Beedrill) At a commencement address at University of Nebraska-Lincoln...
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Columbia’s Visual Arts MFA students demand full tuition refund
(Avery Building on Columbia University, NYC Billy Hathorn at en.wikipedia) 51 of the 54 Visual Arts MFA students at Columbia are demanding a...
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"Infinity War" Director Joe Russo says don't go to Film School
(University of Iowa Schaeffer Hall. Photo by Bohao Zhao) Joe Russo, the "Infinity War" director and University of Iowa Alumni, visited a High...
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NEW Film School Review System
The new Film School review system on FilmSchool.org has launched and it's totally awesome. Here are some of the new features: New "Ask a...
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Film School MFA Application advice from Accepted Students
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I asked some members of the site who were accepted to various Film School MFA programs some questions that would provide some advice to other...
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User Blogs! (and How To Create Them)
I've added a new feature to the site: User Blogs! Aren't you excited? :) I've started my own blog on the site which will be some random musings...
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Getting Into Film School Without A Portfolio
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So you want to go to Film School and you don't have a portfolio? First off... this is not a bad thing! Don't get turned off and think that film...
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Film School Interview Questions
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This is a list of ACTUAL interview questions reported from posts from our members from the thousands of posts over the years on these boards...
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Film School MFA Application Deadlines
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The following is a list of all of the Film School Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Application Deadlines for the 2017 - 2018 school year. If there is a...
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Tips & Help For Members New & Old
Here are some tips and help for members new and old: Can I registered but I never received my confirmation e-mail and I can't use the site...
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Community Rules
Thank you for being a member of the FilmSchool.org community. FilmSchool.org is a place for learning from your peers and getting help while...
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