I will be applying to lmu, chapman, usc and maybe a few others next year and i'd say my grades are my strongest part of the application (4.0 and 35 act). How much will these stats help me in the application process?
A lot of decisions rolling in today! And a ton of members online!
Congrats everyone!!!! To those that didn't get in don't give up and try and remember it's not personal and applying many times before getting in is quite normal.
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I followed the advice on the forum and checked my vimeo stats to see whether have anyone viewed my materials. But since the interviews invitations are coming out Feb 10th, I'm a little panicked as no one has watched my short film yet.
Is it normal? They are just taking it slow? Or it means I...
I tried to show diversity in my pieces. Video submission was bright and hopeful and happy. Writing piece was dark, suspenseful, dramatic, and the essay was hardly about film at all, but my outside experiences.
I have a question about the photography or videography portions of applications. Does a select group of photographs or video have to be done on a legit camera or can one apply with camera phone pictures/video (of course they'd be the best possible samples and not sporadic shots of dogs or...
I am finishing my application for the directing MFA program in CalArts and I am having some difficulties finding the option of waiving my right to view the letter or not. I am wondering if CalArts offered that option or not? If yes, does anyone have any clues where the option...
I am currently applying to AFI Producing MFA. As a French applicant, I am not familiar with American application statements, so I just had a very basic question about AFI's Narrative Statement formatting.
Do you think it is expected to use a "Dear madam, dear Sir /.../ Yours...
When I logged in to the LMU application system looking at the recommendation section, I was wondering should we choose to waive the right to view the recommendation letters? I am confused why do they make us to choose, what's the difference?
Under the 1974 Family Educational Rights...
For this year's Columbia MFA application, the visual exercise is described as a "2-person SILENT SCENE (no dialogue), between one and two minutes long, which deals with the idea of 'COMING TOGETHER'." I keep going back and forth on whether this means that it must be a scene in the strictest...
Hello! I am from the UK and applying to AFI, NYU and Columbia for film directing. Seeking some help!
I have two films I am considering for my visual submission:
Web - visually bold and colourful, provocative film about children doing a very gruesome act. It didn't get much awards attention but...
I'm working on applying to USC's Film and Television Production program, and I was wondering if I need to make sure all my creative materials focus on different genres? I'm writing about Afrofuturism and Afrofantasy for my personal statement, and my video submission is a...
Hey guys! There are 3 questions in the application if you choose to be considered for scholarships:
Please describe your academic, professional and personal goals, and how additional funding might support these endeavors.
Please answer the following essay prompt to be considered for...
Hi everyone! (repost because I unfortunately didn't get any feedback the 1st time, understandable though because this post is kind of long)
I'm brainstorming topics for the Collaboration Essay for USC film/tv production MFA and so far I've come up with a few ideas. I was wondering if I could...
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