afi directing

  1. carolinadolago2000

    AFI Directing MFA requires 4 year BA... but most European countries aren't 4 year programs? What's the equivalent for international students?

    Hi everyone!!! Hope you are all doing well! ;) I'm Carolina and I'm from Portugal! It's been a long journey of being an International student applying for a USA school, in this case, AFI. I would like that someone could help me figure out how can I still get the Master degree (if I'm accepted...
  2. rainydays

    Denied (w/o Interview) AFI Directing

    This site was incredibly helpful.
  3. P

    Admitted (After Interview) AFI Directing Fall 2021

  4. T

    Denied (After Interview) AFI Fall 2021 - Directing

    - submitted 10 minutes of my short film - magical realism/drama. - Submitted a silent comedy about a runaway bride being dragged back to her wedding for the "Confrontation" themed video project. Production value was very low - it was silly and fun - went into detail about my non-film experiences...
  5. N

    Waitlisted (After Interview) AFI Directing

  6. I

    Interviewed AFI - Directing MFA Fall 2021

  7. Abel Guan

    Waitlisted (After Interview) AFI Directing

  8. Jack's Lack of Surprise

    Applied AFI - Directing 2021

  9. Borna

    Denied (After Interview) AFI - Directing Fall 2021

  10. ScriptToScreenDream

    AFI Directing 2021-- AFIC Exercise Film

    Hi all, I'm applying to AFI Directing for the first time. There is a component, the AFIC Exercise Film, where you must write and direct a short 5min film on a given topic. This year's topic is Confrontation. I happen to already have written and directed a short film that deals with...
  11. Chris W

    AFI Directing 2020 "A Secret"

    AFI's application info for Directing had been released: Directing applicants are required to submit the following: Submit an example of a moving image project that you have personally directed and that best demonstrates individual talent and ability. You may submit the best 10 continuous...
  12. M

    Applied AFI - Directing 2019

  13. Dean

    AFI - Directing 2019

    have you guys gotten any views on you film yet from AFI? What is their URL supposed to be on Vimeo?
  14. American Film Institute (AFI) - Directing

    American Film Institute (AFI) - Directing

    Great directors must be great storytellers. The Directing program focuses on narrative, visual language and performance, offering Fellows a thorough understanding of the process of production from script to screen. Fellows learn to collaborate with screenwriters and producers, work with...
  15. kvfranklin

    USC vs UCLA vs AFI - MFA Directing / Production 2018

    Hi all! I'm excited to say that I was accepted into both MFA programs at both USC and UCLA (still waiting to hear back from AFI.) I've seen this comparison before, but I'd love to get some fresh thoughts on the programs!
  16. A

    AFI Directing 2018

    Hey everyone I just thought it would be nice to have a place for the AFI directing 2018 hopefuls to communicate. I'm Ali a filmmaker living in LA for the past 11 years I sent my directing application in on November 1st and am anxiously waiting to hopefully be notified for an interview sometime...

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