1. Chris W

    Columbia University - Screenwriting/Directing Fall 2022 entry

    This is a thread for those of you applying to Columbia University Screenwriting/Directing for entry in Fall 2022. Reply below if you are planning to apply to meet your fellow applicants. Here is our current admissions statistics for the program: When you apply please add your application so...
  2. C

    Waitlisted (After Interview) Columbia - Directing MFA 2021

  3. 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...
  4. fraust

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  6. rainydays

    Applied Columbia Screenwriting/Directing Film MFA

    This site was incredibly helpful.
  7. isla

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  8. Cody Young

    Admitted (After Interview) Columbia Film MFA 2021

  9. DarynRobinson

    Denied (w/o Interview) Columbia University MFA Film

  10. I

    Interviewed Columbia - Directing/Screenwriting MFA Fall 2021

  11. clairebarnett

    Applied Columbia MFA Directing/Screenwriting Fall 2021

  12. mayisch.kl

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

  13. bean

    Admitted (After Interview) Columbia Film MFA Creative Producing

  14. K

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

  15. its_me_mari

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

  16. N

    Applied Columbia MFA Screenwriting/Directing Fall 2021

  17. 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...
  18. M

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

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  19. 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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