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  1. Boethius

    Columbia University Directing/Screenwriting MFA -- 2021 Graduate -- AMA

    Hello, hopeful film school applicants. This site was my top go-to as I applied to film schools five years ago, and I know how anxiety-inducing the application process can be. I graduated this spring and still believe Columbia was the best choice for me. Please feel free to ask questions about...
  2. nebulatta

    Waitlisted (After Interview) Columbia Film MFA

  3. DarynRobinson

    Denied (w/o Interview) Columbia University MFA Film

  4. T

    What is Columbia MFA Screenwriting/Directing Application Deadline?

    Hi! Does anyone know the exact time that the Columbia MFA Screenwriting/Directing application is due? I know that it says December 15th, but is there an exact time? Thanks for your help!
  5. C

    Columbia MFA Screenwriting video submission?

    Hi! I have my Columbia application almost entirely finished, but I keep going back to the optional video upload. I have short films I have made, but I'm wondering if I need to add them if I'm only applying to screenwriting?
  6. Qinyue Luo

    Applied Columbia - Directing/Screenwriting MFA Fall2020

  7. jn0pe

    Waitlisted (After Interview) Columbia - Production MFA - Fall 2020

    Placed on waitlist on April 6
  8. 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!
  9. D

    Admitted (After Interview) Columbia University - Creative Producing 2019

  10. kremchi

    Interview Scheduled Columbia - Directing/Screenwriting 2019

  11. Operator

    Columbia University MFA Fall 2019

    That time of year again. Who's applying to Columbia U? Third time applying. This time I will be going for the Screenwriting concentration instead of Creative Producing.
  12. Paralylex

    2018 Columbia University MFA

    Hey guys, New to the site and yada yada... who is applying to U of C's MFA program?? Submitted my app on Thursday and am ridiculously excited and nervous. Anyone interested in sharing scripts/prompts/films? I didn't see any thread for this year, but it might be nice to talk with potential...
  13. Patrick Clement

    Columbia University - MFA - Fall 2018

    Opening this thread for applicants. Questions, concerns, application status, interviews, nerves, how babies are made, winning lottery numbers, .
  14. TeN

    accepted portfolio submission at CalArts and Columbia U

    Hey all, Apologies if this is the wrong place to post this or if promoting your work isn't allowed on this subforum. I'm not sure how many people here check the page, so I wanted to share the film I just posted on there: Melancholia Imaginativa I thought it might be helpful for...
  15. Zeno

    Waitlisted at Columbia/AFI/UCLA/USC/UT/FSU/NYU/Chapman/LMU

    Just saw Chris's post saying traffic on the site had slowed and congratulating everyone on their efforts for this years round. My reaction was: thanks Chris but hold on there just a second! I've met a few folks who are waitlisted and holding out for first choice schools. I got into Art Center...
  16. Zeno

    Waiting game (at Columbia University): worth it to wait if it's your first choice?

    Handful of us are waitlisted at our first-choice schools. For me, that's Columbia University for screenwriting/directing. However, I will not be offered a formal spot until others take themselves out of the running. Be curious to know if schools are pruning their lists or just sitting on them...
  17. H

    Columbia MFA Creative Producing

    Hey all, Wanted to get a jump start and open up a thread for those who have been admitted to the Creative Producing program at Columbia for Fall 2017.
  18. EclecticMel21

    Columbia University MFA Film : FALL 2017

    Hey all, I hope everybody who celebrates Thanksgiving had a wonderful holiday. The application deadline is a few short days away so I wanted to create a thread for those of us interested in the Columbia MFA film program. It would be great to have folks to talk to during the next couple of...
  19. Columbia University - Creative Producing (M.F.A.)

    Columbia University - Creative Producing (M.F.A.)

    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 of the independent film world, with the mission of creating the next generation of producers. The program emphasizes the role of the producer as the...
  20. Columbia University - Screenwriting/Directing (M.F.A.)

    Columbia University - Screenwriting/Directing (M.F.A.)

    Colombia’s Ivy League MFA program in screenwriting/directing takes a holistic view at the film industry. Students in the program take all of their first year classes as well as some of their second year electives with those in the Creative Producing program where curriculum combines producing...

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