1. N

    USC-SCA Application Help

    Sup y'all, last night I finished some work on my visual sample and my artist statement for the USC-SCA Application. I could use some critiques and opinions on them. I don't really feel to confident on my Artist Statement, but I digress. Thanks, y'all. P.S. The formatting maybe a little off...
  2. andy001

    When to start making decisions?

    Hey all, So now that I've gotten into a program and interviewed with only one other so far, is it safe to assume that if interviews from other schools (UCLA, NYU, AFI, Columbia, SFSU) are still coming or should start getting ready to make a decision if they don't come within the next week or...
  3. andy001

    Anyone else feel like they’re sitting in limbo?

    Guys! I’m currently job hunting (just finished my undergrad in December) AND waiting for these grad school emails 🙄 as you could imagine its been a very impatient couple of weeks haha. Any advice for how to cope with these both? And is anyone going through the same thing? The good news is that...
  4. patrick.simpson

    Emerson College MFA Film and Media Art 2020

    Hi Everyone, Has anyone else applied to Emerson's MFA in Film and Media Art? Would love to hear your progress!
  5. wonderingeye

    Difference between applying to US film schools vs UK

    Hi guys, I'm applying for MFA Motion Pictures at the University of Miami as an international student. I have a few queries, hopefully, you'll be able to reply. Are there any differences in applying to a university in the US and in the UK? As I'm applying to motion pictures I have to submit a...
  6. BigAbe00

    USC Graduate Application

    Hi All! I'm wondering what are the contents of USC's Graduate Application Form? Is it primarily arbitrary information such as undergraduate university and GPA? Or are there also sections for extra-curriculars, etc.? Does USC (particularly Film Production MFA) pay no attention to...
  7. jn0pe

    Waitlisted After Interview Columbia - Production MFA - Fall 2020

    Placed on waitlist on April 6
  8. Ava Jazlyn

    MFA Application Material Advice & Critique (FSU - Production)

    Hi, everyone! I am applying to FSU's MFA program in Production. I would really appreciate any feedback I can get on the material I'm submitting and am happy to offer feedback in return! Application Material Link Feel free to post your application material below. Best, Ava
  9. M

    Columbia film treatment question

    Are people including a title of their film? It doesn't specifically mention this on the app, but I am not sure whether that's implied. Let me know your thoughts, thank you!
  10. M

    UCLA personal statement vs statement of purpose essays

    I am having trouble discerning the difference between these two essays. Does one matter more than the other? If anyone can share any insight, I would greatly appreciate it.
  11. G

    Question about double space in the written submissions

    Hello, fellow MFA applicant for Fall 2020 here. I noticed how quite a few of the colleges specify that the scripts you submit should be double spaced. Now in case of a treatment, does it mean it should be double spaced between paragraphs or each line? Also how does it work with dialogue? Thank you!
  12. fitz

    personal statement swap

    Been feeling a little unsure about my personal statement and would love some external feedback. If anyone is able / willing / applying this year, I'd be happy to go over yours in return! I'm gonna be applying to NYU, Columbia and USC.
  13. Patrick Clement

    Fifth Year Columbia U Directing MFA (& KU Alum) ASQUEMIENETHENGUE

    I've been pretty active in the forums since my application year. I'm going to take all of my threads and repost them here and happy to answer any new questions!
  14. How to get into Film School - PART 3: Edit. Revise. Cut.

    How to get into Film School - PART 3: Edit. Revise. Cut.

    This is Part 3 of the series with advice on how to get into film school given by the many members of over the years. The forums have been around for over 17 years so there are a ton of people who have gone what you are going through right now and lived to tell about it. USC and...