1. C

    Waitlisted (After Interview) Columbia - Directing MFA 2021

  2. L

    [Fall 2021] Help with choosing film schools... USC vs Columbia

    I thought it might be useful to start a thread for people trying to decide where to go now... Personally, I'm having a hard time deciding between Columbia vs. USC. I'm definitely someone that values storytelling and writing more than access to great equipment (I know that, according to online...
  3. fraust

    Interviewed Columbia University MFA | Screenwriting/Directing

  4. sundaesorceress

    Interviewed Columbia Directing/Screenwriting

  5. rainydays

    Applied Columbia Screenwriting/Directing Film MFA

    This site was incredibly helpful.
  6. isla

    Waitlisted (After Interview) Columbia Screenwriting/Directing MFA

  7. Cody Young

    Admitted (After Interview) Columbia Film MFA 2021

  8. DarynRobinson

    Denied (w/o Interview) Columbia University MFA Film

  9. I

    Interviewed Columbia - Directing/Screenwriting MFA Fall 2021

  10. clairebarnett

    Applied Columbia MFA Directing/Screenwriting Fall 2021

  11. mayisch.kl

    Denied (w/o Interview) Columbia - MFA Directing/Screenwriting Fall 2021

  12. bean

    Admitted (After Interview) Columbia Film MFA Creative Producing

  13. K

    Denied (w/o Interview) Columbia MFA Screenwriting/Directing

  14. its_me_mari

    Waitlisted (After Interview) Columbia MFA Screenwriting/Directing - Fall 2021

  15. N

    Applied Columbia MFA Screenwriting/Directing Fall 2021

  16. R

    Columbia Film Prompt 2021 - not to change the relationship of the characters?

    Hey everyone, So I'm working on the film prompt for my Columbia application and the instructions say to not change the relationship of the characters. However, I'm planning on using the library prompt and it doesn't specify the women's relationship: INT. LIBRARY – MORNING The TWO WOMEN...
  17. M

    Is it ok for me to describe a film idea that I've already written for Columbia's treatment?

    Is it ok for me to describe a film idea that I've already written for Columbia's treatment? This film idea has been recognized by a film org and that is designated on my resume. I provided the same treatment idea for NYU but am now unsure and worried they would look at it as me being lazy. I...
  18. 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?
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    Columbia Screenwriting MFA Writing Sample - Can it be an excerpt of my feature script?

    Hey guys I have a question on the writing sample. Do you guys know whether the writing sample for Columbia can be an excerpt of my feature script? It only mentions the first 10 pages or a short so I was wondering if it should be the "first" ten pages or could it be the 10 pages anywhere from my...

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