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Directing is part art and part craft but mostly imagination. It requires organizational skills, discipline, leadership and collaboration. To be an effective director, all these pieces must cohere in service of projecting a compelling story on the screen. As a directing student you will learn all aspects of filmmaking, from directing actors to directing camera, cinematography, screenwriting and post-production. But most importantly you will develop the courage and confidence to take risks and...
Degrees Offered
  1. 3 Year M.F.A.
Concentrations
  1. Directing
Yearly Tuition
$10k to $20k
Application Deadlines
January 15, 2021
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2.33 star(s) 3 ratings
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As a cinematography student you will learn all aspects of the art and craft of visual storytelling. The M.F.A. culminates in the collaborative ...
Degrees Offered
  1. 3 Year M.F.A.
Concentrations
  1. Cinematography
Yearly Tuition
$10k to $20k
Application Deadlines
January 15, 2021
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As a post-production student you will learn the technical, aesthetic and collaborative process of filmmaking.
Degrees Offered
  1. 3 Year M.F.A.
Concentrations
  1. Editing
  2. Sound
  3. Sound Design
Yearly Tuition
$10k to $20k
Application Deadlines
January 15, 2021
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At the top of the filmmaking hierarchy is the producer.
Degrees Offered
  1. 3 Year M.F.A.
Concentrations
  1. Producing
Yearly Tuition
$10k to $20k
Application Deadlines
January 15, 2021
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Screenwriting requires creativity and discipline.
Degrees Offered
  1. 3 Year M.F.A.
Concentrations
  1. Screenwriting
Yearly Tuition
$10k to $20k
Application Deadlines
January 15, 2021
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The Film MFA Program in Creative Producing is a three-year film school program that takes advantage of Columbia’s unique geography at the center...
Degrees Offered
  1. 3 Year M.F.A.
Concentrations
  1. Creative Producing
Yearly Tuition
$50k to $60k
Application Deadlines
December 15th, 2020
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4.00 star(s) 1 ratings
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The mission of the Film MFA in Screenwriting/Directing is to rigorously train storytellers in film, television and digital media.
Degrees Offered
  1. 2 Year M.F.A.
Concentrations
  1. Directing
  2. Screenwriting
Yearly Tuition
$60k to $70k
Tuition Detail
$62,912 per year
Application Deadlines
December 15th, 2020
The program provides ample workshop opportunities and free or affordable tickets to a wide range of New York City productions. The capstone project of the program is the Hunter Play Festival, a week-long workshop with professional actors and a director which culminates in a public reading attended by agents, producers, and directors.
Degrees Offered
  1. 2 Year M.F.A.
Concentrations
  1. Playwriting
Yearly Tuition
$10k to $20k
Tuition Detail
New York Resident: $5,545/semester
Non-Resident: $1005/credit (27 credits total)
Application Deadlines
January 15
LIU’s acclaimed TV Writers Studio (TVWS) is a one-of-a-kind writing practicum. Pure and simple, the goal of the TVWS is to educate and to develop highly skilled, experienced professionals with strong portfolios who will be prepared to begin careers in the television industry as writer/producer/entrepreneurs. Each year, the TVWS has two cohorts running side-by-side: one in its first year, the other in its second and final year. The students invited to participate in the TVWS become part of...
Degrees Offered
  1. 2 Year M.F.A.
Concentrations
  1. Writing and Producing for Television
Yearly Tuition
$30k to $40k
Tuition Detail
$1,299/ credit
48 credits for entire program
Application Deadlines
The application is rolling until all positions are filled, but you are encouraged to apply early in the year for entry in the fall.
During their time here, Cinema Studies students will hone their critical voice, develop a trained eye and ear, and practice in-depth, careful analysis of moving images. NYU’s Cinema Studies Department was one of the first university departments in the country devoted to film history, theory, and aesthetics. Over time our focus has expanded to include broadcast television, video art, and digital media. After years of being steeped in an interdisciplinary, international approach, many alumni...
Degrees Offered
  1. 2 Year M.A.
  2. Ph.D. Program
Concentrations
  1. Film Studies
Yearly Tuition
$40k to $50k
Application Deadlines
December 1, 2020
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The Goldberg Department of Dramatic Writing trains students in the three mediums of dramatic writing: theater, film and television.
Degrees Offered
  1. 2 Year M.A.
Concentrations
  1. Screenwriting
  2. Writing for Screen & Television
Yearly Tuition
$60k to $70k
Tuition Detail
$65,926 per year
Application Deadlines
December 1, 2020
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5.00 star(s) 2 ratings
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The Graduate Film program is an intensive three-year conservatory in the Maurice Kanbar Institute of Film and Television that trains students in the
Degrees Offered
  1. 3 Year M.F.A.
Concentrations
  1. Directing
  2. Film & Television Production
  3. Screenwriting
Yearly Tuition
$60k to $70k
Application Deadlines
December 1st, 2020
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Bridging the gap between the “creatives” and the “suits,” New York University has created a dual-degree graduate program that gives aspiring film...
Degrees Offered
  1. 3 Year M.F.A.
  2. M.F.A./M.B.A. Dual Degree Program
Concentrations
  1. Producing
Yearly Tuition
$60k to $70k
Application Deadlines
December 1st, 2020 - Kanbar deadline
December 15, 2020 - Stern deadline
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The film and animation MFA is a three-year program designed to educate complete filmmakers.
Degrees Offered
  1. 3 Year M.F.A.
Concentrations
  1. Film & Television Production
Yearly Tuition
$20k to $30k
Application Deadlines
December 1 (Early Action)
February 15 (Regular Deadline)
The Stony Brook MFA in Film is the only graduate program in the SUNY system fiercely dedicated to independent filmmaking. Our approach is simple — roll up your sleeves and dive in. With today's technology, all you need is a well-crafted story, a realistic plan, and the drive to make it happen. At Stony Brook, you will learn how to craft a tightly woven script, operate state-of-the art camera equipment, develop a realistic budget and production plan, become skilled at working with actors and...
Degrees Offered
  1. 3 Year M.F.A.
Concentrations
  1. Directing
Yearly Tuition
$5k to $10k
Tuition Detail
$634/credit for New York State residents and $1,126/credit for non-residents.
The essence of Stony Brook’s MFA in Film Producer Track is in its small courses that identify and nurture the independent producer and shed a light on script development, casting, financing, scheduling, physical production, foreign sales, distribution, audience engagement, marketing, and new technologies. Training takes place in classrooms, on the set, and through interaction with talented classmates.
Degrees Offered
  1. 3 Year M.F.A.
Concentrations
  1. Producing
Yearly Tuition
Under $5k
Tuition Detail
$634/credit for New York State residents and $1,126/credit for non-residents.
Telwriting
5.00 star(s) 4 ratings
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Stony Brook’s MFA in Film and Television Writing takes a hands-on approach. While Stony Brook’s main campus is located in Long Island, this program takes place at the Stony Brook Manhattan Center for Creative Writing and Film in Manhattan, exposing students to New York’s bustling entertainment industry. At Stony Brook, students are taught how to create a tightly woven story from concept to completion. Students choose a track in either television writing or screenwriting where their...
Degrees Offered
  1. 2 Year M.F.A.
  2. 3 Year M.F.A.
Concentrations
  1. Writing and Producing for Television
  2. Writing for Screen & Television
Yearly Tuition
$10k to $20k
Tuition Detail
$8,573.50 in-state/ $14,468.50 out-of-sate plus cost of attendance
The Stony Brook MFA in Film is the only graduate program in the SUNY system fiercely dedicated to independent filmmaking. Our approach is simple — roll up your sleeves and dive in. With today's technology, all you need is a well-crafted story, a realistic plan, and the drive to make it happen. At Stony Brook, you will learn how to craft a tightly woven script, operate state-of-the art camera equipment, develop a realistic budget and production plan, become skilled at working with actors and...
Degrees Offered
  1. 3 Year M.F.A.
Concentrations
  1. Screenwriting
Yearly Tuition
$5k to $10k
Tuition Detail
$634/credit for New York State residents and $1,126/credit for non-residents.
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Our graduate television, radio and film program will show you how movies are directed, how TV and film scripts are written and how radio programs...
Degrees Offered
  1. 2 Year M.A.
  2. Ph.D. Program
Concentrations
  1. Film & Television Production
Yearly Tuition
$50k to $60k
Application Deadlines
January 15, 2021

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